Publications

Youth ALIVE! is committed to research and advocacy to promote our innovative models of what works to prevent violence and save lives. The materials on this page include our self-published program replication materials as well as academic articles we have co-authored.

Articles in Academic Journals

Hospital-centered violence intervention programs: a cost-effectiveness analysis (Journal of American Surgery, 2015)

Hospital-based violence intervention programs save lives and money (Journal of Trauma, 2013)

Decreasing the Supply of and Demand for Guns: Oakland’s Youth Advocacy Project (Journal of Urban Health, 2013)

Benefits of a Hospital-Based Peer Intervention Program for Violently Injured Youth (Journal of the American College of Surgeons, 2007)

The Supply and Demand for Guns to Juveniles: Oakland’s Gun Tracing Project (Journal of Urban Health, 2005)

Caught in the Crossfire: The Effects of a Peer-based Intervention Program for Violently Injured Youth (Journal of Adolescent Health, 2004)

 

Caught in the Crossfire Replication

violenceispreventable_coverViolence is Preventable: A Best Practices Guide for Launching & Sustaining a Hospital-based Program to Break the Cycle of Violence (2011)

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cic_manual_cover.2Caught in the Crossfire Program Manual: A Peer-based Hospital Intervention Program for Violently Injured Youth (2009)

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Teens on Target Replication

Teens on Target Violence Prevention Curriculum (2001), published by Educational Media
Order a printed copy for $39.95 from Self Help Warehouse.

Teens on Target Program Manual (2001)
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Teens on Target Advocacy Manual (2001)
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