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Dating Violence Programs at a Glance
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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

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Dating Violence

Dating violence can have a negative effect on health throughout life. Youth victims are more likely to experience symptoms of depression and anxiety; engage in unhealthy behaviors, like using tobacco, drugs, and alcohol; or exhibit antisocial behaviors and think about suicide.



OJP Publications

Assessing Different Levels and Dosages of The Shifting Boundaries Intervention To Prevent Youth Dating Violence In New York City Middle Schools: A Randomized Control Trial, NIJ-Sponsored, December 2015

Teen Dating Violence: How Peers Can Affect Risk & Protective Factors, NIJ, November 2014
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Bullying, Sexual, and Dating Violence Trajectories From Early to Late Adolescence, NIJ-Sponsored, April 2014
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Dating Violence Among Latino Adolescents (DAVILA) Study, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2013
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Combating Teen Dating Violence: Promising Research in Prevention and Intervention for Youth at-Risk - Expert Chat Webinar, NIJ and Harvard's Government Innovators Network , NIJ-Sponsored, February 2010
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