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Associations Between Childhood Maltreatment and Young Adult Romantic Relationships: A Focus on Gender Differences
Focal Point: Youth, Young Adults, & Mental Health. Healthy Relationships
  • L. Kris Gowen, Portland State University
  • Celina Kishna, Portland State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
7-1-2011
Subjects
  • Child abuse -- Effect on adult relationships,
  • Child abuse -- Sex differences,
  • Conduct disorders in young adults -- Effect of child abuse on
Abstract
Two recent studies investigated the associations between experiencing maltreatment in childhood and dating aggression and interpersonal problems in young adult romantic relationships, with a focus on gender differences.
Description

Forms part of the ongoing Focal Point series "Data Trends."

Persistent Identifier
http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/15819
Citation Information
Gowen, L.K., & Kishna, C. (2011). Associations Between Childhood Maltreatment and Young Adult Romantic Relationships: A Focus on Gender Differences. 25 (1). Focal Point: Youth, Young Adults, & Mental Health. Healthy Relationships, Summer 2011, pages 19-20.