Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

  • Compendium of resources, research publications, and infographics by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, documenting prevalence of ACEs, their lifelong health and psychological effects, and prevention strategies.

Trauma & Mental Health Report

  • An online magazine published by York University that disseminates research-based knowledge on interpersonal trauma and mental health.

Briere, J., & Jordan, C. E. (2004). Violence against women: Outcome complexity and implications for assessment and treatment. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 19(11), 1252-1276. 

  • A research paper that discusses the psychological effects of major forms of violence against women, and the factors that influence how a woman responds to victimization. Emphasizes the importance of considering all incidences of violence independently.