• List Price: $50.00
  • Save: $33.00 (66%)
Rented from apex_media
To Rent, select Shipping State from options above
Due Date: Dec 22, 2014
FREE return shipping at the end of the semester. Access codes and supplements are not guaranteed with rentals.
  • List Price: $50.00
  • Save: $13.16 (26%)
Only 10 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Youth Violence: Theory, P... has been added to your Cart
Trade in your item
Get a $2.00
Gift Card.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 2 images

Youth Violence: Theory, Prevention, and Intervention Paperback – October 7, 2011

ISBN-13: 978-0826107404 ISBN-10: 0826107400 Edition: 1st

Buy New
Price: $36.84
Price: $17.00
21 New from $32.84 7 Used from $36.82
Rent from Amazon Price New from Used from
"Please retry"
"Please retry"
$32.84 $36.82
Unknown Binding
"Please retry"

Frequently Bought Together

Youth Violence: Theory, Prevention, and Intervention + Breaking Out of the Box
Price for both: $72.66

Buy the selected items together
  • Breaking Out of the Box $35.82

Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 256 pages
  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company; 1 edition (October 7, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0826107400
  • ISBN-13: 978-0826107404
  • Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 5.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,188,738 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews

From the Back Cover


About the Author

Kathryn Seifert, PhD, is Executive Director of Eastern Shore Psychological Services, a private practice that focuses on serving children, adolescents, and at-risk youth and their families. She is a psychotherapist, author, speaker, and researcher specializing in family violence and trauma. She has over 30 years of experience in mental health, addictions, and criminal justice work. She has published numerous articles on violence, risk, and trauma, and is the author of CARE (Child and Adolescent Risk for Evaluation: A Measure of the Risk for Violent Behavior), a manual and assessment tool kit that allows mental health professionals to understand the risk of potential violence in youth. The kit is widely used and trusted as a premier risk assessment test in the industry. Besides CARE, Dr. Seifert has authored and published a training DVD on disrupted attachment patterns and a book entitled How Children Become Violent. She has lectured nationally and internationally. She is past President of the Maryland Psychological Association.

More About the Author

Dr. Kathryn Seifert, Executive Director of Eastern Shore Psychological Services, has worked for over 30 years in the areas of mental health, criminal justice, and addictions and has provided treatment and assessment services to youth and adults in community and correctional settings. She is a licensed psychologist in Maryland and holds a PhD from the University of Maryland Baltimore Campus in Community-Social Psychology. Additionally, she is a past President of the Maryland Psychological Association, a Diplomat of the American Board of Psychological Specialists of ACFEI, and has appeared on CNN, Fox News Radio, and Discovery ID. The Discovery ID Wicked attractions episode, "My Girl," is available on Amazon (http://www.amazon.com/My-Girl-HD/dp/B0085KZGJC/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top) and Netflix.

Dr. Seifert has specialized in the assessment and treatment of individuals who are at risk for violence and who are emotionally disturbed, behaviorally disordered, victimized, delinquent, and/or attachment disordered. She has lectured both nationally and internationally and provides training on the topics of "Predicting and Assessing the Risk for Violence," "Attachment Disorders," and "Attachment Violence & Assessment." Her book, How Children Become Violent, was published in October 2006. In addition to being a published author, Dr. Seifert has developed the CARE 2 Assessment. The CARE 2 Assessment is a valid and reliable instrument designed to assess the risk for violence and to determine the appropriate level and type of services an at risk youth requires. Dr. Seifert is developing an adult version of the Care 2.

Dr. Kathy created several guided imagery, relaxation CD's and guided journals for stress management. Dr. Seifert has authored self help articles and lectured nationally and internationally on healing from trauma and managing stress. Her CD's are used for relaxation, sports enhancement, pain management, and falling asleep.

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Roseanna Nelson on April 2, 2013
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I really like this text book. I am learning a lot from it. It was in good condition. God bless. Jesus loves you
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?