Preventing Violence

Violence Prevention on the Front Lines:  Caring Clinicians Coast to Coast

Rochelle Dicker, MD (Founding Director, the San Francisco Wraparound Project) and Joel Fein, MD, MPH (Co-director, The Center for Violence Prevention at CHOP) discuss Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Projects: how they help heal the trauma of violent injury, prevent reinjury, and save lives.

CHOP Violence Intervention Program: Center for Violence Prevention

Therapists Jackie Kendrick, LCSW and Jody Thigpen, LCSW from CHOP’s Violence Intervention Program discuss in detail how the program helps young people and their families impacted by interpersonal violence address their trauma and heal.

Making Connections in the Chester Community

Cory Long (Making a Change Group), Sandra Durgin (RN, Crozer-Chester Medical Center), Dr. Erika Dawkins (PsyD, Clinical Director of CCC), Rev. Ron Williams, Jr. (DMin, Pastor Macedonia SDA Church & Chester Peace Initiative) discuss work to prevent violence in the City of Chester.