Lessons Learned in Evaluating a Multisite, Comprehensive Teen Dating Violence Prevention Strategy: Design and Challenges of the Evaluation of Dating Matters: Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships.

@article{Niolon2016LessonsLI,
  title={Lessons Learned in Evaluating a Multisite, Comprehensive Teen Dating Violence Prevention Strategy: Design and Challenges of the Evaluation of Dating Matters: Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships.},
  author={Phyllis Holditch Niolon and Bruce G. Taylor and Natasha E. Latzman and Alana M Vivolo-Kantor and Linda Anne Valle and Andra L Teten Tharp},
  journal={Psychology of violence},
  year={2016},
  volume={6 3},
  pages={452-458}
}
Objective This paper describes the multisite, longitudinal cluster randomized controlled trial (RCT) design of the evaluation of the Dating Matters: Strategies to Promote Healthy Relationships initiative, and discusses challenges faced in conducting this evaluation. Method Health departments in 4 communities are partnering with middle schools in high-risk… CONTINUE READING