Ch 5: Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 5: Preventing Violence & Abuse

About This Chapter

The Preventing Violence & Abuse chapter of this Holt Lifetime Health Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with preventing violence and abuse. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Preventing Violence & Abuse textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the Holt Preventing Violence & Abuse chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the violence and abuse prevention topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Conflict resolution
  • Factors of violence in America
  • Differences between unintentional and intentional injuries
  • Prevention of injuries that are intentional
  • Kinds of child abuse
  • How sexual harassment and abuse impact adolescent development
  • School violence prevention

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7 Lessons in Chapter 5: Holt Lifetime Health Chapter 5: Preventing Violence & Abuse
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Conflict Resolution Activities for Kids

1. Conflict Resolution Activities for Kids

This lesson will address the importance of teaching children to resolve conflicts peacefully and will offer a three-step process for learning the basic skills of conflict resolution.

Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors

2. Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors

More than just economic factors play a role in the potential for someone to commit a violent crime. Some other types of factors that may contribute to someone committing a violent crime are discussed here as well.

Unintentional Injuries vs. Intentional Injuries: Definitions & Differences

3. Unintentional Injuries vs. Intentional Injuries: Definitions & Differences

It was an accident! We've all exclaimed that. Accident or not, intentional and unintentional injuries occur on a second by second basis in the U.S. We'll explore which ones result in tragedy most often.

Strategies to Prevent Intentional Injuries

4. Strategies to Prevent Intentional Injuries

Violent crimes occur on a daily basis, but that does not mean you have to be a victim. This lesson will outline some basic, but important tips and strategies you can use to keep yourself safe at home and in the outer world.

Child Abuse and Neglect: 4 Major Types, Characteristics & Effects

5. Child Abuse and Neglect: 4 Major Types, Characteristics & Effects

Child abuse is a major problem in our world today. Counselors must be educated in the topic, particularly the four types of abuse, their effects, and what to focus on in therapy.

Influences of Sexual Harassment and Abuse on Adolescent Development

6. Influences of Sexual Harassment and Abuse on Adolescent Development

Amid the changes of adolescence, some teens struggle with sexual harassment. Watch this lesson to find out more about the types of sexual harassment, including sexual abuse and sexual bullying, and the effects they have on adolescents.

School Violence Prevention: Programs & Strategies

7. School Violence Prevention: Programs & Strategies

School violence has a major impact on students' learning. But what is school violence and what can schools do to provide a safe learning environment? In this lesson, you will learn about various types of school violence and strategies and programs schools have put in place to prevent it.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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