The role of shame in distinguishing perpetrators of intimate partner violence in U.S. veterans.

@article{Hundt2012TheRO,
  title={The role of shame in distinguishing perpetrators of intimate partner violence in U.S. veterans.},
  author={Natalie E Hundt and Dana R Holohan},
  journal={Journal of traumatic stress},
  year={2012},
  volume={25 2},
  pages={191-7}
}
Increasing attention is being paid to the fact that exposure to traumatic stressors in military combat may lead to perpetration of intimate partner violence (IPV). Because shame has been identified as a factor in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the current cross-sectional study examined the relationship in U.S. veterans between IPV and PTSD… CONTINUE READING