• From child abuse to prostitution: predictors and intermediaries of exchanging sex for money 

    Kohlhart, Julie Dawn (2013-08-27)
    People who engage in prostitution behavior often have traumatic backgrounds (Greene, Ennett, & Ringwalt, 1999; Raj et al., 2006; Valera, Sawyer, & Shiraldi, 2001; Widom & Kuhns, 1996). Various studies have shown a significant ...
  • Model development to measure resilience in adolescents 

    Smiley, Rachel Kirkpatrick, 1980- (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2011-06-13)
    Coping with painful events and unpleasant emotions is a struggle for every human being. The ability to cope effectively with these events and emotions can be termed resilience (Blum, 1998). The study of resilience is ...