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Violence Against Women: Identifying Risk Factors

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About the Course:

This course summarizes two studies that used different methodologies and samples to determine the extent to which physical and sexual abuse as a child or adolescent contributes to later abuse and victimization.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Violence Against Women: Identifying Risk Factors created by National Institue of Justice

Course Material Author

National Institue of Justice
Research report based primarily upon two studies: Jacquelyn W. White and Page Hall Smith conducted a study of victimization and perpetatration of violence among college students. Jane A. Siegel and Linda M. Williams conducted an analysis of interview data --collected previously-- from women with contemporaneously documented histories of child sexual abuse and from a matched comparison group of women with no documented abuse.

National Institue of Justice authored the material only, and was not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Course Objectives:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  1. to learn more about risk factors regarding violence against women
  2. to examine findings about both victims and perpetrators
  3. to become aware of suggestions regarding the devising of prevention strategies

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Course Number 100199
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Exam Fee $5.97
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