Author/Organization: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Risk factors are linked to a greater likelihood of sexual violence (SV) perpetration. They are contributing factors and might not be direct causes. Not everyone who is identified as at risk becomes a perpetrator of violence. A combination of individual, relational, community, and societal factors contribute to the risk of becoming a perpetrator of SV. Understanding these factors can help identify various opportunities for prevention.
Resource Type: Research
Age: College, Elementary School, Middle School, High School
Topics: BIPOC, community educators, gender equity, parents & caregivers, prevention, school teachers
Date Resource Added: January 26, 2021