The impact of crime victimization on quality of life.

  title={The impact of crime victimization on quality of life.},
  author={Rochelle F Hanson and Genelle K. Sawyer and Angela Moreland Begle and Grace S Hubel},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  volume={23 2},
The authors review the extant literature examining the functional impact of crime victimization on indices of quality of life. They present findings within a conceptual framework comprised of role functioning, life satisfaction, and well-being, and social-material conditions, including crime-related medical, mental health, and employer costs, and health care utilization. The review indicates that crime victimization impacts multiple domains, including parenting skills, impaired occupational… CONTINUE READING