Educating the community about youth violence, trauma, and other important aspects.
Educating organizations about how we do what we do. Specifically:
How to work with the police departments, hospitals, and probation offices
Working with youth who have a high risk for violence.
Working within a trauma understanding lens
Cognitive behavioral theory
Talking with youth about the community, how to stay safe, and the life experiences of our Violence Prevention Professionals.
CTVIP has conducted presentations all over the United States for youth, community members, educators, and other individuals interested in the work. CTVIP loves educating individuals on the importance of community work and how to do the work.
Our Executive Director and Violence Prevention Professionals love to talk with other individuals who are passionate about this work and youth.
Our areas of focus are: