3145.0 Sexual violence in youth populations

Monday, November 8, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Sexual violence and victimization is alarmingly high in youth populations. This presentation provides information on risk factors that place youth at increased risk and initiatives aimed at harm reduction and prevention.
Session Objectives: 1. Identify risk factors contributing to sexual violence in youth populations. 2. Discuss the applicability of sexual violence reduction efforts to special populations of youth at increased risk.
Lisa M. Carlson, MPH, MCHES

Association between exposure to sexually explicit internet media and dating violence among adolescents
Alana M. Vivolo, MPH, CHES, Nichole Daluga, MPH, Laura F. Salazar, PhD and Ralph J. DiClemente, PhD
Binge drinking and sexual assault among college students at a minority institution
Juliana Elizabeth Van Olphen, PhD, MPH, Adam Burke, PhD, MPH, LAc, Michele Eliason, PhD, Ryan Howell, PhD, Michael Ritter and Bita Shooshani, MFT

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Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: Family Violence Prevention Forum, HIV/AIDS, School Health Education and Services, Social Work, Women's Caucus