J. Brian Charles

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Treating mothers’ trauma as a way to prevent youth violence

Treating mothers’ trauma as a way to prevent youth violence

February 7, 2020 | J. Brian Charles

SURE Moms focuses on an area less often targeted by anti-violence efforts. It tries to lower juvenile crime and recidivism by providing counseling and support to the mothers of kids linked to much of the area’s violence. It’s not about what happens on the street, but what happens in the home.