Dating Violence Among College Students: Key Issues for College Counselors

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Christine E. Murray, Associate Professor (Creator)
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
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Abstract: The authors present a review of literature examining dating violence among college students. They describe 6 key issues related to dating violence among college students that affect college counselors' work. These key issues relate to the incidence and prevalence of physical, sexual, and psychological violence in college students' dating relationships, risk factors and relationship dynamics associated with dating violence, and counseling issues—including related psychological symptoms and college students' reporting of dating violence to professionals.

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Journal of College Counseling, Vol. 10, p 79-89. 2007
Language: English
Date: 2007
College students, Dating, Intimate relationships, Date rape, Acquaintance rape, Violence

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