|OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2014
OJJDP announces the availability of OJJDP News @ a Glance, January/February 2014. This issue of OJJDP’s bimonthly newsletter highlights the National Mentoring Summit held in Arlington, VA.
The issue also includes special features on the second public hearing of the Attorney General’s Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence; a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Public Health Grand Rounds session on youth violence prevention; a school discipline resource package released by the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education; the launch of an AMBER Alert Twitter account; and more.
|Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Prevention Video Available Online
In recognition of April as Alcohol Awareness Month, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a 2-minute video to increase awareness that women should abstain from drinking alcohol during pregnancy to prevent FASD. A 30-second version of the video is also available.