Resources

Resource Category Topic Type
Prevalence on Online Sexual Offenses Against Children in the US
Online Sexual Offenses against Children in the US
2022 General Child Victimization, Technology/Internet Victimization Paper
Project Lift Up
This study aims to examine youth bystander behavior on self-directed violence (SDV).
Bystander Behavior Project
Updated Trends in Childhood Maltreatment, 2020
Between 2019 and 2020 there were declines in physical abuse, sexual abuse, neglect and fatalities, but the data may be flawed by the pandemic.
2019, 2020, 2021 General Child Victimization Paper
What Youth Think About Participating in Research About Exposure to Self-directed Violence
To help reduce suicide and other forms of self-harm, research with youth and their exposure to self-directed violence is critical. Yet, we know…
2021 Bystander Behavior, Self-Directed Violence Paper
Are the Bystanders Okay? Exploring the Impact of Bystander Behavior for Self-directed Violence
The purpose of this study was to understand the range of emotions reported by youth bystanders, as well as the reactions they received from the at-…
2021 Bystander Behavior, Self-Directed Violence Paper
Exposure to Self-Directed Violence: Understanding Intention to Help and Helping Behaviors among Adolescents and Emerging Adults
Banyard, V., Mitchell, K. J., & Ybarra, M. L. (2021).   International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 18(16). Retrieved from…
2021 Bullying, Peer and Sibling, Self-Directed Violence Paper
Medical Treatment following victimization in a national sample of children and youth
Finkelhor, D., Turner, H., & LaSelva, D. JAMA Open network, 4(5), e219250. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.9250
2021 General Child Victimization Paper
Trends and New Directions in the Law Enforcement Response to the Sex Trafficking of Minors: A Nationally Representative Study (LEA-CST)
Funded by: The National Institute of Justice, award 2020-MU-CX-0041. The overall goal of the LEA-CST Study is to assess and document the extent that…
Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children Project
The Fourth National Survey of Internet & Technology Facilitated Child Exploitation (N-JOV4)
Funded by: The National Institution of Justice, award 2020-MU-CX-K002. The overall goals of the Fourth National Juvenile Online Victimization Survey…
2020 Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children, Sexual Abuse, Technology/Internet Victimization Project
Hate Crime Investigations and Offender Profiles: A National Survey of U.S. Law Enforcement Agencies
Funded by: National Institute of Justice, award 2018-MU-MU-0029. This study aims to provide the public with better information about hate crimes,…
Hate and Bias Victimization Project
National Incidence Study of Missing, Abducted, Runaway and Thrownaway Children in America (NISMART 1)
Funded by: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency and Prevention. U.S. Department of Justice, award 2017-MC-FX-K011. The principal goal of…
1990, 2017 Kidnapping and Missing Children, Missing Children Project
A Study of Trauma and Resiliency among Forensic Examiners Investigating Child Pornography
Funded by: The National Institution of Justice, award 2019-R2-CX-0034 The present study seeks to understand the impact and management of stress,…
2019 Child Advocacy Centers, Impacts of Child Victimization Project
UNH Research Estimates 1.4 Million Children Have Yearly Violence-Related Medical Visits
Children and youth experience high rates of exposure to violence, which is associated with later poor physical and mental health outcomes. The…
2021 Exposure to Domestic Violence Paper
Toolkit on mapping legal, health and social services responses to child maltreatment
Jud, A., Jones L., & Mikton, C. (2015). Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization.
2015 Statistics Paper
Victimization and polyvictimization among Spanish youth protected by the child welfare system
Segura, A., Pereda, N., Abad, J., & Guilera, G. Children and Youth Services Review, 59, 105-112. doi:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.childyouth.2015.10…
2015 JVQ Paper
Lifetime prevalence and characteristics of child sexual victimization in a community sample of Spanish adolescents
Pereda, N., Abad, J., & Guilera, G. Journal of child sexual abuse, 25(2), 142-158. doi:10.1080/10538712.2016.1123791
2016 JVQ Paper
Victimization and polyvictimization of Spanish youth involved in juvenile justice
Pereda, N., Abad, J., & Guilera, G. Journal of interpersonal violence, 32(21), 3272-3300. doi:10.1177/0886260515597440
2017 JVQ Paper
Victimization and polyvictimization among Spanish adolescent outpatients
Pereda, N., Abad, J., & Guilera, G. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 24(9), 1044-1066. doi:10.1080/10926771.2015.1072121
2015 JVQ Paper
Victimization and polyvictimization of Spanish children and youth: Results from a community sample
Pereda, N., Guilera, G., & Abad, J. Child Abuse & Neglect, 38(4), 640-649. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2014.01.019
2014 JVQ Paper
Victimization and Adversity among Children Experiencing War-Related Parental Absence or Deployment in a Nationally Representative US Sample
Heather, T., Finkelhor, D., & Hamby, S. Child Abuse & Neglect, 67, 271-279. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2017.02.039 (CV342)
2017 General Child Victimization Paper