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Key Insights on Violence Reduction (On Demand-CE)

1.5 credits


Full course description

CE and certificate of completion are free.

This training will cover the importance of cities coming together around anti-violence work, dealing with politics of this work, and primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention efforts.


Public health practitioners, particularly those working in governmental agencies, as well as those working in public safety and other cross-sectoral fields

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the role of public health in violence reduction practices
  • Identify evidence-based behavioral health interventions for violence reduction
  • Outline practical challenges to implementation


Thomas Abt, Author, Scholar, and Anti-violence Consultant

Continuing Education Credit

CE and certificate are available for free.

  • 1.5 CHES Category I CECH (Areas of Responsibility: 1.3.1, 1.3.2, 1.3.3, 1.3.4, 2.4.3, 8.1.5, 8.4.1)*
  • Certificate of Completion

*The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. (We report credits to NCHEC on a quarterly basis: January, April, July, and October.)


This training is co-sponsored by the Columbus Public Health Center for Public Health Innovation.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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