Moving beyond bullying prevention. Health consequences of sexual violence against women. Moreover, psychological abuse perpetration mediated the relationship between acceptance of dating violence and internalizing symptoms. Violence against women has physical and mental health effects, but it can also affect the lives of women who are abused in other ways:. Violence and abuse affect not just the women involved but also their children, families, and communities. Other effects can include shutting people out, not wanting to do things you once enjoyed, not being able to trust others, and having low-esteem. The Office on Women's Health is grateful for the medical review in by:
Psychological abuse, mental health, and acceptance of dating violence among adolescents
Abstract Purpose Existing literature indicates that acceptance of dating violence is a significant and robust risk factor for psychological dating abuse perpetration. Available from: Programs and Activities. Do they prevent you from seeing your friends or family? An examination of the factors related to dating violence perpetration among young men and women and associated theoretical explanations: Journal of Interpersonal Violence. Development and validation of the conflict in adolescent dating relationships inventory.