The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected Northeastern to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classifications, a national recognition that highlights the university’s longtime institutional focus on community engagement. In selecting Northeastern, the Carnegie Foundation noted that the university has shown “excellent alignment among campus mission, culture, leadership, resources, and practices that support […]
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Northeastern University’s Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice announces the selection of national pilot sites for the testing of the Vicarious Trauma Toolkit developed with support and funding from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime. Check out the Vicarious Trauma Toolkit for more information.
Dr. Beth Molnar’s Vicarious Trauma Toolkit and related work was recently featured in this article for The Crime Report. Click on the link below to learn more: When Cops Need Counseling Ten years into his law enforcement job, Sheriff’s Deputy Chad Louviere snapped, terrorizing the Louisiana town of Houma in an October 1996 rape and […]
Players Find Tobacco Habit Hard to Shake By Peter Abraham The Boston Globe Smokeless tobacco use stubbornly remains a part of baseball, even though Major League Baseball has tried to discourage its use for the last few years because it is known to increase the risk of cancer. While smokeless tobacco use is not as […]
Dr. Alisa Lincoln, Associate Professor of Health Sciences and Sociology at Northeastern University and Associate Director of the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice, shares her expertise with Public Health Minute. Click below to hear more about Dr. Lincoln’s work: