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Exposure to community violence increases teen boys' risk for mental illness

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dc.date.accessioned 2021-01-23 en
dc.date.accessioned 2021-04-29T16:15:24Z
dc.date.available 2021-04-29T16:15:24Z
dc.date.issued 2021-04-29 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/16020
dc.description.abstract Teenagers growing up in South Africa are exposed to some of the highest rates of violence in the world. Focusing on a sample of adolescents who accessed mental health care in the Western Cape, a team of researchers, led by Dr Geri Donenberg of the University of Illinois at Chicago, found that exposure to violence was linked to mental-health problems in boys. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.publisher HSRC Press en
dc.subject BOYS en
dc.subject CAPE FLATS en
dc.subject YOUTH GANGS en
dc.subject VIOLENCE en
dc.title Exposure to community violence increases teen boys' risk for mental illness en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.description.version N en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.Volume 18(4) en
dc.BudgetYear 2020/21 en
dc.ResearchGroup Impact Centre en
dc.SourceTitle HSRC Review en
dc.ArchiveNumber 11703 en
dc.URL http://ktree.hsrc.ac.za/doc_read_all.php?docid=23412 en
dc.PageNumber 36-37 en
dc.outputnumber 10848 en
dc.bibliographictitle Teagle, A. (2021) Exposure to community violence increases teen boys' risk for mental illness. <i>HSRC Review</i>. 18(4):36-37. en
dc.publicationyear 2021 en
dc.contributor.author1 Teagle, A. en


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