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Ch 20: MEGA Health: Conflict Resolution & Violence Prevention

About This Chapter

Gain confidence before taking the MEGA Health exam by utilizing our chapter on conflict resolution and violence prevention. The chapter is interactive and contains tools to make the study process interesting and fun.

MEGA Health: Conflict Resolution & Violence Prevention - Chapter Summary

Learn how issues should be resolved at school and violence prevented, by using these engaging lessons. The videos quickly get you ready for questions on the test relating to:

  • Issues of elementary, middle and secondary school-aged children
  • Violence in America
  • Stopping bullying at school
  • Children's activities for resolving conflict
  • Styles of conflict resolution
  • Preventing school violence
  • Domestic violence, sexual harassment and aggressive behavior
  • Handling crises

Our video lessons are short and they help you review the most important topics you will see on the exam. In addition to the videos, there are lesson transcripts and quizzes to help you assess your knowledge and skills. By taking the quizzes, you will know how prepared you are for the real exam. Thanks to this chapter, you will comprehend how violence occurs at school and understand methods for stopping it.

15 Lessons in Chapter 20: MEGA Health: Conflict Resolution & Violence Prevention
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Common Issues with Elementary School Children

1. Common Issues with Elementary School Children

While childhood is meant to be a happy time, there are many children for whom it is a time of emotional difficulty. This lesson looks into some challenges that are common to elementary-aged children.

Common Issues with Middle/Secondary School Children

2. Common Issues with Middle/Secondary School Children

You may have had a tough time during your middle or high school years; during that time, it's common for teens to go through various emotional challenges. Here, we will look into several issues that are commonly faced during this time.

Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors

3. 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.

How to Stop Bullying in School

4. How to Stop Bullying in School

Bullying is a problem all schools - even yours - will face at some point. This lesson will give you strategies (and examples of strategies at work) for curbing a bullying problem in your school.

Conflict Resolution Activities for Kids

5. 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.

Conflict Resolution Styles

6. Conflict Resolution Styles

Countries disagree with each other very frequently, but yet there are only a few wars for each of those disagreements. How do countries avoid resorting to force? This lesson explains the options open to countries to resolve conflicts.

School Violence: Definition, History, Causes & Effects

7. School Violence: Definition, History, Causes & Effects

In this lesson, we will learn the definition and history of school violence. We will also discuss the causes and effects of school violence. There will be a quiz at the end of the lesson.

School Violence Prevention: Programs & Strategies

8. 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.

Family Challenges: Divorce, Blended Families & Family Violence

9. Family Challenges: Divorce, Blended Families & Family Violence

The following lesson covers some of the more challenging issues a growing number of families are currently facing, including divorce, blending of families, and abuse. A short quiz will follow the lesson to check your understanding.

Domestic Violence and Sociology: Definition & Effects

10. Domestic Violence and Sociology: Definition & Effects

This lesson defines domestic violence and gives examples of what domestic abuse can be. The effects of domestic violence for adults, children, adolescents, and families are also discussed.

Violence and the Media: How the Media Impacts Violence

11. Violence and the Media: How the Media Impacts Violence

For years, psychologists have studied the effect watching violent media has on people's behavior. In this lesson, we'll look at the link between media violence and real-life aggression and discover why watching violent TV might affect people's levels of aggression.

Violence Against Women and Men: Definitions & Gender Differences

12. Violence Against Women and Men: Definitions & Gender Differences

Some types of crime are especially painful due to their personal nature. This lesson discusses three forms of violence, including sexual assault, rape, and domestic violence. Definitions, basic statistics, and a discussion of gender differences are provided.

Influences of Sexual Harassment and Abuse on Adolescent Development

13. 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.

Aggressive Behavior: Definition, Types & Signs

14. Aggressive Behavior: Definition, Types & Signs

Aggressive behaviors are those that are hostile and violate other people's rights. Learn about reactive and proactive aggressive behaviors, the mental disorders associated with aggressive behavior, and more, in this lesson.

Crisis Counseling & Intervention Strategies

15. Crisis Counseling & Intervention Strategies

This lesson will explore the important elements of crisis counseling. We will also discuss strategies for intervention. The lesson will end with a short quiz to see what you have learned.

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