Current sexual trauma among high-risk teen mothers.

  title={Current sexual trauma among high-risk teen mothers.},
  author={Marylou Mylant and Colleen Mann},
  journal={Journal of child and adolescent psychiatric nursing : official publication of the Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nurses, Inc},
  volume={21 3},
PROBLEM The highest rate of reported intimate partner violence (IPV) is among women 15-45 years old (Hart & Jamieson, 2001) with 20% of pregnant teens reporting abuse (Campbell, 1999); however, little research on IPV and American Indian teen mothers has been done. METHOD The purpose of this paper is to describe the degree of IPV and current sexual trauma… CONTINUE READING