Tagged: Prevention

The Latest On The Oso Mudslide And Mitigating Future Landslides

OPB | April 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: We'll get the latest on the Oso landslide and talk with Clackamas County about the new geological maps designed to identify landslide-prone areas.

Study Finds Gun Laws Correlate With Gun Deaths

March 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A new study in JAMA Internal Medicine suggests the number of gun laws in a state is inversely related to rate of gun deaths.

Using Universal Screening And Assessment In Schools

Feb. 19, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll ask researcher Jeffrey Sprague how schools in Oregon and around the country are using assessment and screening tools to identify early signs of disruptive behavior. 

Are Violent Video Games Related to Violence in Real Life?

Jan. 16, 2013 12:30 p.m.

Violent video games are often blamed for violence in the real world. How much of an influence do these games have?

Getting Mental Healthcare To Transition Age Youth

Jan. 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Several years ago, the state found that Oregon youth age 16-25 were 80 percent less likely to get the mental health care they need compared with other age groups. How have things changed since then?

Do Gun Laws Need To Change?

Jan. 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.

After recent mass shootings, people are answering this question in very different ways.

What Mental Health Resources Do Parents And Kids Need?

Jan. 02, 2013 12:15 p.m.

What resources do parents need when their kids struggle with behavioral or emotional problems?

What Can Schools Do To Prevent Shootings?

Dec. 19, 2012 12:06 p.m.

What security measures are schools taking to prevent shootings?

Klamath Drought

May 14, 2010 9 a.m.

What do farmers do when there isn't enough water to go around? 

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