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Women in leadership positions face more sexual harassment

Stockholm University

Power in the workplace does not stop women's exposure to sexual harassment. On the contrary, women with supervisory positions are harassed more than women employees.

Channels: Behavioral Science, Business Ethics, In the Workplace, Women in Business, Sexual Harassment and #MeToo, All Journal News, Staff Picks,

Released:
17-Jan-2020 1:35 AM EST

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Progressive Gender Beliefs in Teen Boys May Be Protective Against Violence

Progressive Gender Beliefs in Teen Boys May Be Protective Against Violence

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

Teenage boys who witness their peers abusing women and girls are much more likely to bully and fight with others, as well as behave abusively toward their dates, compared to teenage boys who don’t witness such behaviors, according to a new study.

Channels: Bullying, Gender Issues, Guns and Violence, Sexual Harassment and #MeToo, All Journal News, Grant Funded News, LGBTQ Issues, Staff Picks,

Released:
27-Dec-2019 12:15 AM EST
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Newswise: UTEP Students Find $100 Solutions to Address Challenges

UTEP Students Find $100 Solutions to Address Challenges

University of Texas at El Paso

Students in The University of Texas at El Paso's Bachelor of Science in Rehabilitation Sciences program participated in a global service-learning program in which students receive $100 to create projects that generate sustainable changes in local communities.

Channels: Children's Health, Education, Family and Parenting, Seniors, Sex and Relationships, Sexual Harassment and #MeToo,

Released:
19-Dec-2019 12:05 PM EST
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Nearly half of accused harassers can return to work

Michigan State University

New research from Michigan State University revealed that almost half of accused harassers can go back to work when disputes are settled by arbitrators – or, third-parties who resolve disputes.

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Released:
13-Nov-2019 3:20 PM EST
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Health Care, Mass Shootings, 2020 Presidential Election Causing Americans Significant Stress, New Stress in America™ Survey Finds

American Psychological Association (APA)

A year before the 2020 presidential election, Americans report various issues in the news as significant sources of stress, including health care, mass shootings and the upcoming election, according to this year’s Stress in America™ survey by the American Psychological Association (APA). More than half of U.S. adults (56%) identify the 2020 presidential election as a significant stressor, an increase from the 52% of adults who reported the presidential election as a significant source of stress when asked in the months leading up to the 2016 contest.

Channels: All Journal News, Behavioral Science, Environmental Health, Government/Law, Healthcare, Mental Health, Psychology and Psychiatry, Guns and Violence, Immigration, Sexual Harassment and #MeToo, Terrorism, U.S. Elections News, U.S. Politics, Staff Picks,

Released:
5-Nov-2019 12:05 AM EST
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Newswise: Researchers develop program aimed at reducing dating violence among students

Researchers develop program aimed at reducing dating violence among students

University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

A program developed to encourage healthy relationships and reduce dating violence was effective among early middle school students, according to results of a study published in the American Journal of Public Health by researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).

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Released:
30-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT
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Victims of domestic violence often stuck with financial debt

Michigan State University

New research from Michigan State University uncovers the troubling financial situation women face due to “coerced debt” their partners place in their names, jeopardizing their chances of starting over and building a life of their own.

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Released:
11-Sep-2019 2:05 PM EDT
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