Waldman Eds. Adding insult to injury in predicting teen dating violence. Click to go back to top of page. Ethical approval for the parent study and analyses conducted for the current manuscript was provided by the non-biomedical Institutional Review Board at UNC Chapel Hill in accordance with federal regulations governing human subjects research. Two improved three-step approaches.
Future research is needed to replicate these findings among Latino youth as well as youth of other ethnic backgrounds.
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Young women between the ages of fourteen and seventeen represent 38 percent of those victimized by date rape. Emotional distress was assessed at both baseline and follow-up using four items from the Kessler Psychological Distress Scale Kessler et al. Psychosocial correlates of physical dating violence victimization among Latino early adolescents. Thus, sexual dating violence may be a key indicator differentiating distinct dating violence patterns among boys and girls. Types of adolescent male dating violence against women, self-esteem, and justification of dominance and aggression. Halpern, C. How Can We Communicate Better?