All articles tagged "Violence" (20)

Sexual Ambiguity In Non-Heterosexual Women May Lead To Hazardous Behaviors

Sexual Ambiguity In Non-Heterosexual Women May Lead To Hazardous Behaviors

By: Shelby Davidson • 6/17/15

For women who are trapped in the limbo of sexuality, there may be a greater tendency to rely on destructive coping mechanisms...(read more)

Study: 49% of Teens Who Date Have Experienced Domestic Abuse

Study: 49% of Teens Who Date Have Experienced Domestic Abuse

By: Shelby Davidson • 5/26/15

When we talk about domestic violence, a lot of the focus tends to be on adults, and the incidence of abuse within the teenage...(read more)

24 Most Sexually Violent Cities in America

24 Most Sexually Violent Cities in America

By: C. Price • 2/9/15

With two former Vanderbilt University football players recently convicted for their roles in a 2013 on-campus sexual assault...(read more)

Teen Athletes More Likely to Abuse Girlfriends, Study Suggests

Teen Athletes More Likely to Abuse Girlfriends, Study Suggests

By: C. Price • 4/2/14

The locker room has always been a highly masculine environment where aggression is encouraged and cruelty is sometimes...(read more)

Prescription Drug Abuse Linked to Dating Violence Among Urban Youths

Prescription Drug Abuse Linked to Dating Violence Among Urban Youths

By: C. Price • 1/24/14

New research is linking dating violence among urban youths with the misuse of prescription drugs, a risk often overlooked by...(read more)

Sexual Assault Counting Methods Often Confusing to Public

Sexual Assault Counting Methods Often Confusing to Public

By: C. Price • 1/16/14

For many victims of sexual assault, law enforcement agencies and social support groups are frequently unable to offer help...(read more)

“Fifty Shades of Grey” Promotes Dating Violence, Study Says

“Fifty Shades of Grey” Promotes Dating Violence, Study Says

By: C. Price • 12/6/13

Defining precisely what qualifies as violent behavior can be a tricky endeavor, especially in the realm of fiction. ...(read more)

Children Who See Relationship Violence More Likely to Perpetuate It

Children Who See Relationship Violence More Likely to Perpetuate It

By: C. Price • 12/2/13

New research offers some startling numbers about how frequently children of violent households go on to repeat that violence...(read more)

9% of Youths Have Forced Sexual Contact On Someone

9% of Youths Have Forced Sexual Contact On Someone

By: C. Price • 10/17/13

Forced or coerced sexual contact can come in may forms, from the unwelcome affection of a kiss all the way to rape. ...(read more)

LGBT Teens are More Likely to Experience Dating Violence

LGBT Teens are More Likely to Experience Dating Violence

By: C. Price • 10/4/13

Abuse in teen dating is a major issue, and psychologists have long known certain types of people are more likely to be...(read more)

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