• YVP Contributes to APA Report on Gun Violence

    The American Psychological Association called for a comprehensive approach to the prevention of gun violence.

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  • YVP Team Conducting Statewide School Climate Study

    Our 4-year federally-funded project has yielded strong support for an authoritative school climate.

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  • Virginia legislation mandates threat assessment teams for K-12 schools

    New YVP grant to evaluate implementation

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  • YVP Report Finds Racial Disparities in Virginia School Suspensions

    However, schools using our threat assessment model have lower suspension rates

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Our team of faculty and graduate students conducts research on effective methods and policies for youth violence prevention and school safety.

Our Staff Publications  |  Presentations

Projects

Post Docs on Staff

  • Kathan Shukla, Ph.D.

Graduate Students on Staff

  • Pooja Datta
  • Anna Heilbrun
  • Joy Yuane Jia
  • Anna Lacey
  • Marisa Malone
  • Erin Nekvasil

Research Assistants on Staff

  • Anna Grace Burnette