Key Findings from Sexual Violence Victimization and Associations with Health in a Community Sample of African American Women

Publish Date: 
February 2016
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African American women sitting on sidewalk with arms resting on kneesBasile, Smith, Fowler, Walters, and Hamburger (2016) offer a window into the lived experiences of African American women in Sexual violence victimization and associations with health in a community sample of African American women. This research translation summarizes the article’s key findings to help support sexual violence prevention and response strategies with Black and African American communities.

National Sexual Violence Resource Center