College- or University-Based Sexual Assault Prevention Programs: A Review of Program Outcomes, Characteristics, and Recommendations

@article{Vladutiu2011CollegeOU,
  title={College- or University-Based Sexual Assault Prevention Programs: A Review of Program Outcomes, Characteristics, and Recommendations},
  author={Catherine J. Vladutiu and Sandra L Martin and Rebecca J. Macy},
  journal={Trauma, Violence, \& Abuse},
  year={2011},
  volume={12},
  pages={67 - 86}
}
This article examines literature reviews of research articles and dissertations focused on the effectiveness of college- or university-based sexual violence prevention programs. [] Key Method Literature reviews were eligible for inclusion in this article if they examined empirical published peer-reviewed research articles or dissertation research that reported original data; focused on examining the effectiveness of programs that were developed to reduce sexual violence that occurred in college or university…

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Meta-analyses of the effectiveness of college sexual assault education programs on seven outcome measure categories were conducted using 69 studies that involved 102 treatment interventions and
Document Title: Rape Prevention Through Bystander Education: Bringing a Broader Community Perspective to Sexual Violence Prevention
The sexual violence prevention program we evaluated uses a community of responsibility model to teach women and men how to intervene safely and effectively in cases of sexual violence before, during,
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Results suggest that the program was ineffective in reducing the incidence of sexual assault among participants and did not significantly affect dating behaviors, sexual communication, or knowledge about sexual assault.
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The prevention program was effective at increasing men’s victim empathy and decreasing their adherence to rape myths but ineffective at changing women's assault-related knowledge, participation in risky dating behaviors, and sexual communication strategies.
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Results indicate that the sexual assault education program was unsuccessful in influencing any of the outcome variables.
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