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Bibliografía Actualizada

  1. Cuevas, C. A., Bell, K. A., Sabina, C. (2014) Victimization, psychological distress, and help-seeking: Disentangling the relationship for Latina victims. Psychology of Violence, 4(2) 196-209. doi:10.1037/a0035819
  2. Golden, S. D., Perreira, K. M., & Durrance, C., (2013). Troubled times, troubled relationships: How economic resources, gender beliefs, and neighborhood disadvantage influence intimate partner violence. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 28(10), 2134-2155. doi:10.1177/08886260512471083
  3. Gonzalez-Guarda, R. M., Vermeesch, A. L., Florom-Smith, A. L., McCabe, B. E., & Peragallo, N. P. (2013). Birthplace, culture, self-esteem, and intimate partner violence among community-dwelling Hispanic women. Violence Against Women, 19(1), 6-23. doi:10.1177/1077801212475336
  4. Gonzalez-Guarda, R. M., Cummings, A. M., Becerra, M. M., Fernandez, M. C., & Mesa, I. I. (2013). Needs and preferences for the prevention of intimate partner violence among Hispanics: A community’s perspective. The Journal of Primary Prevention, 34(4), 221-235. doi:10.1007/s10935-013-0312-5
  5. Reina, A. S., Lohman, B. J., & Maldonado, M. M. (2014) “He said they’d deport me”: Factors influencing domestic violence help-seeking practices among Latina immigrants. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 29(4), 593-615. doi:1.1177/0886260513505214
  6. Sabina, C., Cuevas, C. A., & Schally, J. L. (2013). The effect of immigration and acculturation on victimization among a national sample of Latino women. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 19(1), 13-26. doi:10.1037/a0030500

Bibliografía Actualizada en 2017

  1. Zadnik, E., Sabina, C., & Cuevas, C.A. (2016). Violence against Latinas: The effects of undocumented status on rates of victimization and help-seeking. Journal of Interpersonal Violence31, 1141-1153.
  2. Sabina, C., Cuevas, C.A., & Zadnik, E. (2015). Intimate partner violence among Latino women: Rates and cultural correlates. Journal of Family Violence, 30, 35-47.
  3. Sabina, C., Cuevas, C.A., & Schally, J.L. (2014). Interpersonal violence among Latino women: The influence of ethnic group. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21, 19-30.
  4. Hernández-Martinez, M., & Serrata, J.V., & Huitron, K. (2017). Buscando un Camino: Soluciones Innovadoras de Vivienda para Sobrevivientes Latinas de Violencia Doméstica y Buenas Prácticas Profesionales Empleadas por Organizaciones Culturalmente Específicas de Base Comunitaria. (Research Report No. 2017.6). Retrieved from National Latin@ Network:
  5. Cuevas, C. A., Sabina, C., & Milloshi, R. (2012). Interpersonal victimization patterns in a national sample of Latino women. Violence Against Women, 18, 377-403.
  6. Cuevas, C.A., Sabina, C., & Picard, E.H. (2015). Posttraumatic stress among victimized Latino women: Evaluating the role of cultural factors. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 28, 531-538.
  7. Tahirih Justice Center. (2017). 2017 Advocate and legal service survey regarding immigrant survivors. Tomado de
  8. Sabina, C., Cuevas, C.A., Lannen, E. (2014). The likelihood of Latino women to seek help in response to interpersonal victimization: An examination of individual, interpersonal and sociocultural influences. Psychosocial Intervention, 23, 95-103.
  9. Smith, S.G., Chen, J., Basile, K.C., Gilbert, L.K., Merrick, M.T., Patel, N., Walling, M., & Jain, A. (2017). The National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS): 2010-2012 State Report. Atlanta, GA: National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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