Sexual harassment experiences and harmful alcohol use in a military sample: differences in gender and the mediating role of depression.

  title={Sexual harassment experiences and harmful alcohol use in a military sample: differences in gender and the mediating role of depression.},
  author={Jaimie L. Gradus and Amy E Street and Kacie Kelly and Jane. Stafford},
  journal={Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs},
  volume={69 3},
OBJECTIVE Researchers and clinicians alike are interested in the effects of sexual harassment on mental health, including associations with problem drinking. The aim of the current investigation was to examine depression symptoms as a mediator of the association between sexual harassment during military service and current harmful alcohol use in a sample of former military personnel, stratified by gender. METHOD Using a cross-sectional design, 3,946 former reservists were surveyed regarding… Expand
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