Poly-victimization Across Social Contexts

January 20, 2017 / No Comments

Fred Butcher, Senior Research Associate, and colleagues recently published an article examining childhood exposure to violence across social contexts. Nationally, a large proportion of youth experience exposure to violence (ETV) in their homes, schools, and neighborhoods and research has consiste...

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Begun Center Awarded $465,000 as Evaluator for Sexual Assault Kit Task Force

October 5, 2015 / No Comments

The United States Department of Justice announced that the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office and its partners will receive nearly $2 million over the next three years to accelerate the work of bringing rapists to justice, assisting the survivors of those crimes and changing the culture of law e...

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New Begun Article Appears Online in Journal of the Society for Social Work and Research

May 4, 2015 / No Comments

Analysis of the Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children, print version to appear in summer issue A new Begun Center article entitled, “Confirmatory factor analysis of the Trauma Symptom Checklist for Children in an at-risk sample of youth,” written by lead-author Fredrick Butcher, Ph.D, appears in ...

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