Laura Ann McCloskey
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Gender inequality and intimate partner violence among women in Moshi, TanzaniaLaura Ann McCloskey
School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Int Fam Plan Perspect 31:124-30. 2005..Intimate partner violence in Tanzania has not been assessed through a population-based survey...
- Assessing intimate partner violence in health care settings leads to women's receipt of interventions and improved healthLaura A McCloskey
School of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Public Health Rep 121:435-44. 2006..This study investigated whether disclosure of violence to health care providers and the receipt of interventions relate to women's exit from an abusive relationship and to their improved health...
- Intimate partner violence and patient screening across medical specialtiesLaura A McCloskey
Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 12:712-22. 2005....
- Intersections of harm and health: a qualitative study of intimate partner violence in women's livesKristie A Thomas
Sxhool of Social Policy and Practice, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Violence Against Women 14:1252-73. 2008..Women describe bidirectional and cyclical ways through which IPV and health intersect over time. Service providers, including physicians, need to better understand the myriad ways that abuse affects women's health...
- Sexual abuse, family violence, and female delinquency: findings from a longitudinal studyVeronica M Herrera
Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA, USA
Violence Vict 18:319-34. 2003..Witnessing marital violence failed to contribute further to delinquency, beyond the adverse association with childhood sexual abuse. Findings highlight a unique avenue for delinquency in girls via childhood sexual exploitation...
- Attention and conduct problems in children exposed to family violenceKimberly Barletto Becker
Department of Psychology, University of Arizona, USA
Am J Orthopsychiatry 72:83-91. 2002..Boys who developed attention problems were more likely to show conduct problems that eventually led to adolescent delinquency. Family violence failed to account for problems or delinquency in boys...
- Pathways to adolescent substance use among sexually abused girlsJennifer A Bailey
Department of Social Work, Social Development Research Group, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
J Abnorm Child Psychol 33:39-53. 2005..Behavioral under-control mediated the relationship between childhood sexual abuse and later substance use, but depressive self-concept did not. Implications, limitations, and directions for future research are discussed...