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CSN's eNewsletter serves as a forum for sharing information about child and adolescent injury and violence prevention. We provide weekly listings of events, journal articles, news items, and reports on specific injury-related topics.  

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In This Issue:
In the Media
State News
Injury Topics
Product Recalls

Calendar News 

All times are in EST. 

External Resources 

Responding to School Shootings

Coping with Crisis Situations | National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention


Resources for Children Affected by Violence: A Resource List Hosted on the CSN Website

When the World is a Dangerous Place: Helping Children Deal with Violence | Childcare Exchange  


SAMHSA Coping with Violence and Traumatic Events  


Gun Violence Must Stop. Here's What We Can Do to Prevent More Deaths | Prevention Institute  


Am I Safe? Talking to Your Kids About the Sandy Hook School Shooting | Time 


Children Can Usually Recover From Emotional Trauma | New York Times  


School Security: Why It's So Hard to Keep Kids Safe | Time

Asperger's, Autism Not Linked to Violence: Experts | HealthDay  

Holiday Safety

Lead Hazards in Some Holiday Toys | CDC


Ouch! Holiday Health Hazards Abound | CNN  


Don't Let Festive Holidays Turn into Flaming Fiascos | NFPA 

In the Media

New Federal Data: Child Abuse Declines For 5th Straight Year; Abuse Deaths At 5-Year Low | Washington Post


Fewer Children Injured From Swallowing Caustic Chemicals: Study | HealthDay  


Texting While Walking May Be as Dangerous as Texting While Driving: Study from Injury Prevention | HealthDay


Concussion Effects on Child's Brain May Last Months after Injury: Study | Huffington Post 

State News


Wisconsin County Makes Cyberbullying a Crime 

Injury Topics 

Bullying Prevention

Bullying Prevention in the Early Years | National Center for Mental Health Promotion and Youth Violence Prevention


Child Passenger Safety

AAP Releases New Car Seat App


Drug Misuse

Adolescents' Negative Attitudes Toward Non-Drinkers: A Novel Predictor Of Risky Drinking | Journal of Health Psychology

Fire & Burn Safety


Off Road Vehicles

Poison Prevention

Teen Dating Violence

Teen Driving Safety

Youth Violence Prevention
Product Recalls

Dunecraft Recalls Water Balz, Skulls, Orbs and Flower Toys Due to Serious Ingestion Hazard


High-Powered Magnet Sets Recalled by Reiss Innovations Due to Ingestion Hazard; Sold Exclusively on Amazon.com  


City Versa Strollers Recalled by Baby Jogger Due to Fall Hazard


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The findings and conclusions in these newsletter materials are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the position of the Children's Safety Network.