The Psychological Effects of Violent Media on Children

I also agree with Tatar that there are other environmental influences, such as how a child's behavior or disorder can evoke certain responses from the child's environments.

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The risk for violent and homicidal behavior can be difficult to recognize in very young children.

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The goals of treatment typically center on helping
the child to: learn how to control his/her anger; express anger and frustrations in appropriate ways; be responsible for his/her
actions; and accept consequences.

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Most importantly, efforts should be aimed at considerably lowering the exposure of children
and adolescents to violence in the home, community, and television.

By the time a child reaches middle school income levels do not influence negative behavior.

Do Video Games Influence Violent Behavior

Since Columbine, Connecticut, Georgia, Virginia, Oregon, Michigan and Tennessee have had violence plaguing there schools with children as young as 9 years old committing the acts....

Michigan Youth Violence Prevention Center

Therefore, according to John Dewey, “ schools should share social burdens and be responsible for equipping children with skills necessary to survive and succeed in the community.” Schools have indeed had to modify their roles from teaching content academics to helping all students adjust to changing “radical situations” such as juve...

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Children whose biological fathers had been convicted of property crimes were more likely to engage in similar behavior, when compared to those biological fathers who had been convicted of violent crimes.

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Emotional problems, social conflict, the availability of weapons and the effects of alcohol and drugs contribute to
violent and homicidal behavior by children.

Influences of race and family environment on child hyperactivity and antisocial behavior.

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The similar tendencies of these individuals create an environment in which they influence one another and push the problem towards criminal or violent behavior (Holmes et al., 2001). Social learning theory has been cited as way to explain how the environment can influence a child's behavior.

Kids tend to imitate what they see exposing them to violence before they can understand it doesn’t help them.

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Prior to adolescence,
the major violence features are: that the child is excessively irritable, moody, and has an unpredictable temperament, has
problems in socialization, and has experienced severe or repeated emotional trauma such as child neglect.

The child also may be displaying symptoms of a psychiatric disorder.

One statistic shows that between seventy and ninety percent of violent offenders had been highly aggressive as young children (Holmes et al., 2001).

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Instead of just being an academic institution that is entrusted with teaching our children skills that would enable then to be intelligent contributing members of society, the schools are now looked at as “extensions of the community”.