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CPSTF Findings for Violence Prevention

The following table includes alphabetized lists of intervention approaches reviewed by the Community Preventive Services Task Force with summaries of the CPSTF finding for each (definitions of findings). Click on a linked CPSTF review title to read a summary of the evidence and access supporting materials. Findings are divided into the following categories:

Intervention
Task Force Finding
Early Childhood Home Visitation to Prevent Child Maltreatment A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
February 2002
Group Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy to Reduce Psychological Harm for Traumatic Events Among Children and Adolescents A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
June 2006
Individual Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy to Reduce Psychological Harm for Traumatic Events Among Children and Adolescents A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
June 2006
Primary Prevention Interventions to Reduce Perpetration of Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence Among Youth A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
April 2018
Policies Facilitating the Transfer of Juveniles to Adult Justice Systems A red square means that the CPSTF Recommends Against implementing this interventionRecommended Against
April 2003
School-based Anti-bullying Interventions A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
December 2021
School-based Programs to Reduce Violence A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (strong evidence)
June 2005
Therapeutic Foster Care for Chronically Delinquent Juveniles A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended (sufficient evidence)
June 2002