Edinburgh, L., Pape-Blabolil, J., Harpin, S.B., & Saewyc, E. (2014). Multiple perpetrator rape among girls evaluated at a hospital-based Child Advocacy Center: Seven years of reviewed cases. Child Abuse & Neglect.
By Sania Ahmed on June 30, 2014
The aim of this study was to describe contextual events, abuse experiences, and disclosure processes of adolescents who presented to a hospital-based Child Advocacy Center for medical evaluation and evidentiary collection as indicated after experiencing multiple perpetrator rape during a single event (n = 32) and to compare these findings to a group of single […]
Blabolil, J.A.P., Edinburgh, L.D., Harpin, S.B. & Saewyc, E.M. (2014). Clinical presentations of gang rape among young adolescent girls. Journal of Adolescent Health, 54(2), S25.
By bmiller on February 20, 2014
Purpose: Patients reporting gang rape are rare in comparison to those with other forms of sexual abuse, and there is little research focused on adolescent victims. The primary aim of this study was to describe contextual events, abuse experiences and disclosure processes for adolescents who presented to a hospital-based Child Advocacy Center (CAC) for medical […]
Edinburgh LD, Garcia C, Harpin S, Saewyc EM. (2013). Differences in abuse and related risk and protective factors by runaway status for adolescents seen at a Child Advocacy Center. International Journal of Child and Adolescent Resilience, 1(1), 1-11
By Sania Ahmed on August 5, 2013
Objective: This study examined the abuse prevalence and characteristics, and risk and protective factors, among both runaway and non-runaway adolescents evaluated at a Child Advocacy Center (CAC) in Minnesota, which had implemented a referral program to assess runaways for potential sexual assault or sexual exploitation. Methods: A cross-sectional analysis of self-report and chart data for […]