• impulse control
  • The findings support general theoretical models implicating impulse control problems as a key correlate of crime and violence and add another facet to the importance of ameliorating food neglect in the United States. (mdpi.com)
  • adolescents
  • Overall, SpeakOut has shown us that sexual and gender minority adolescents in families with high-levels of microaggressions, violence, and non-violent adversity are at greater risk for polyvictimization, with posttraumatic stress functioning as the primary mechanism bridging familial and extrafamilial forms of victimization. (berkeley.edu)
  • Notably her work with high-risk women, adolescents, and couples in South Africa has produced the Women's Health CoOp, the Young Woman's CoOp, and the Couples' CoOp, which are adaptations of the original intervention and effective tools to reduce not only HIV, but violence and drug use - all of which are highly prevalent in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schools and the education system also operate within the context of wider social and structural factors and may reflect and reproduce environments that do not protect children and adolescents from violence and bullying. (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • In a recent study of the 'cost of violence containment' to individual countries by the Institute for Economics and Peace (2014), it was estimated that, in 2012, South Africa allocated 8.5 per cent of its GDP to this task, 2 placing it 27th equally out of 163 countries and among the highest of those countries not involved in a civil war or low intensity armed conflict. (scielo.org.za)
  • This two-part study investigated psychosocial gains following trauma-focused treatment among women with histories of interpersonal violence and co-occurring disorders. (usc.edu)
  • Research has shown that there is a link between child abuse and mental-health problems and a study of 3,023 people in Paris has suggested that violence between parents could also have an effect on the mental health of their children. (blogspot.com)
  • Among the particpants in the study 16% said that they had witnessed inter-parental violence by the age of 18. (blogspot.com)
  • A study conducted in more than 11 countries by Sex Workers' Rights Advocacy Network (SWAN) concluded that more than 200 sex workers have experienced violence and discrimination. (wikipedia.org)
  • Alcohol
  • According to the World Health Organization (WHO), sex workers are considered one of the key populations at risk for HIV infection, and sex workers who inject drugs are at even more risk due to unprotected sex, syringe sharing, alcohol or drug dependence, and violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prevention
  • With its Consensus Statement on non-accidental violence in sport, the IOC gives a strong impetus to prioritize athlete welfare and implement prevention policies. (bmj.com)
  • victimization
  • These findings suggest addressing trauma symptoms related to family experiences of microaggressions, violence, and non-violent adversity can reduce rates of peer rejection, extrafamilial victimization, and polyvictimization for vulnerable adolescent population. (berkeley.edu)
  • Found
  • Discriminatory gender norms that shape the dominance of men and the subservience of women and the perpetuation of these norms through violence are found in some form in many cultures. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • More specifically, the structural violence was maintained by direct violence, resulting in several generations of South Africans being 'educated' to deal violently with their conflicts. (scielo.org.za)
  • causes
  • The underlying causes of school violence and bullying include gender and social norms and wider contextual and structural factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • social
  • As a social engineering strategy, apartheid was a classic example of structural violence in that its policies and programmes advantaged one social group and disadvantaged others, often resulting in premature death as a result of preventable disease. (scielo.org.za)
  • parents
  • Witnessing violence was eight times more likely where the parents were alcoholics and more likely in families with financial problems, serious parental disease, housing problems and unemployment. (blogspot.com)
  • women
  • I'm going to ask you some questions that I ask all of my patients because violence against women is such an issue. (wikem.org)
  • She argued in 2015 that the objectification of women can desensitize viewers to the humanity of women, but that such objectification had little direct impact on group violence. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Young people who cannot or who choose not to conform to these norms are often punished for this through violence and bullying at school. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • This article examines whether the close association of income inequality and violence identified for high income countries applies also to sub-Saharan Africa and, in particular, to South Africa. (scielo.org.za)
  • In Macedonia, police violence towards sex workers is particularly high: 82.4 percent of sex workers were assaulted by police in 2007. (wikipedia.org)
  • variety
  • She argued that group-perpetrated violence can serve a variety of purposes for men who feel disempowered, by promoting group adhesion and camaraderie, as well as giving the members a chance to "demonstrate and celebrate their masculinity. (wikipedia.org)