Center for Injury Research and Prevention

Violence Prevention

The Skull Breaker Challenge and Concussions

Read about the consequences of TikTok's "skull breaker” or “tripping jump” challenge, including the risk of prolonged symptoms of concussion.

Peer Sympathy is Key to Reducing School Bullying

Are kids sympathetic to their bullied peers? Read about a study examining factors associated with sympathy for victims of bullying.

Assessing for Dating Violence

CHOP Intimate Partner Violence Specialist Katherine Obenschain, LSW offers tips for clinicians in screening for and discussing relationship safety with teenagers.

Flashback Friday - Impact of Smartphones on Youth

Today's Flashback Friday post includes key highlights and findings from a recent review article on the association between digital technology use among youth and mental health.

Webinar Recording Available - "Domestic Violence, Guns, and Children: Putting Policies Into Action"

Watch a webinar hosted by CHOP's Violence Prevention Initiative on the intersection of domestic violence, guns, and child abuse from policy, legal, and clinical perspectives.