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February 19, 2015Read about the Cellie Coping Kit for Injury, a new coping tool that is designed for children ages 6 to 12 years. This research-based kit is part of a line of tools featuring Cellie, a stuffed toy, coping cards, and a book for caregivers created by team of researchers at CHOP.
February 12, 2015This post explores the question-- should evidence-based recommendations for optimal child passenger safety be translated into legislation?
February 10, 2015CHOP's Violence Prevention Initiative (VPI) has developed new bullying prevention resources for families, educators, and youth violence stakeholders, including a recorded webinar and downloadable fact sheets.
February 3, 2015Read what one of CIRP's leading teen driver safety researchers has to say about a new study that explores the link between video racing games and risk-taking in driving conducted by researchers at Xi’an Jiaotong University’s School of Management in China.
January 27, 2015CHOP's Violence Prevention Initiative is hosting a webinar on the topic of bullying prevention for educators, school counselors, and administrators in elementary and middle school grades.