Research Facts and Findings
This Research Facts and Findings article and narrated presentation offer a brief overview of non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI), and provide starting points for proactively addressing and responding to NSSI among adolescents.
Additional Keywordsrisk behaviors, risky behaviors, mental health, self-injurious behaviors, self injury, non-suicidal self injury, self harm, self-harm
Narrated Presentation (15 minutes)
Pardeice Powell McGoy
In this narrated presentation, Pardeice Powell McGoy, Cornell Cooperative Extension of New York City, discusses how youth workers can manage inappropriate behaviors in youth development settings.
Additional Keywordsprogram planning, program development, youth development programs, youth development programming, mental health, disruptive behavior, aggressive behavior, aggression, strength-based approach, strengths-based approach, strength based approach, strengths based approach, program strategies
Narrated Presentation (18 minutes)
In this narrated presentation, Jutta Dotterweich of Cornell University presents the positive youth development framework and the research supporting this approach.
Additional Keywordspositive youth development principles, community youth development, strength-based approach, strengths-based approach, strength based approach, strengths based approach, collaboration, youth-adult partnership, youth engagement, youth voice, youth involvement, community involvement, community engagement, long-term commitment, resilience, resiliency, assets, asset-building
Narrated Presentation (14 minutes)