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Lisa A. Melander, Kimberly A. Tyler
Purpose: The purpose of our study was to examine the relationship between child maltreatment, physical and sexual victimization, and partner violence victimization with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) risk behaviors among a...
Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
Although social networks are essential for explaining protective and risk factors among homeless youth, little is known about the formation and composition of these groups. In this study, we utilized 19 in-depth interviews with homeless youth to...
Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
Though research has examined risk factors associated with street victimization among homeless young people, little is known about dating violence experiences among this group. Given homeless youths’ elevated rates of child maltreatment, it is likely...
Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
The current study utilizes 19 in-depth interviews with homeless youth to investigate different elements of their sexual behavior (Authors).
Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
Although previous research documents high rates of child abuse, street victimization, and substance use among homeless youth, few studies have investigated these three constructs simultaneously, and thus little is known about how various forms of...
Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
The purpose of this article is to examine the relationship between child sexual and physical abuse, street victimization, and partner violence with substance use among 172 homeless young adults. Path analysis results revealed that males and those...
Kimberly A. Tyler, Katherine A. Johnson, Lisa A. Melander
Although experiencing poor parenting has been linked to high-risk behaviors and negative outcomes among different populations, very little research has been conducted on whether inadequate parenting has the same detrimental consequences for homeless...
Lisa A. Kort-Butler, Kimberly A. Tyler, Lisa A. Melander
Although parenting factors have been found to contribute to self-control, little is understood about how experiences of maltreatment affect the development of self-control and whether self-control mediates the relationship between maltreatment and...