Participation in a Domestic Violence Shelter and Changes in Perception of One's Self-Confidence Over Time
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Describe the various forms of intimate partner violence Explain the concept of self-confidence in relation to intimate partner abuse Compare respondents responses to a sixteen item self-confidence questionnaire Assess the significance of the findings on the sixteen item self-confidence questionnaire
Keyword(s): Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I hold a Ph.D. from Columbia University where I majored in the socio-medical sciences. I was the director of the Center for Victim Support for over 20 years at Harlem Hospital Center where I was responsible for assessing victims of interpersonal partner violence and rape/sexual assault. I am an adjunct professor at Mercy College where I am teaching a course on domestic violence.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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