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INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE: CAUSES, CONSEQUENCES AND PREVENTION STRATEGIES

Intimate partner violence is important issue in which social and demographic characteristics determine its cause. Those are poverty, gender differences, substance use and male dominancy which were previously shown to affect intimate partner violence. On the other hand, sufferers deal with several mental health problems which result in negative consequences. This article mainly focuses on on (i) the causes of intimate partner violence and (ii) research done to investigate intimate partner violence and (iii) prevention strategies of such violence. Effect of media on this process was also discussed. […]
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Perfectionism and Eating Disorders

Introduction             Perfectionism is personality trait in which perfectionists set excessively high personal standards for his/her own achievements. As a result, this excessively high standards result in behavioral psychopathology where perfectionistic cannot overcome those demanded […]
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Perfectionism and Depression

Introduction The association between perfectionism and depression importantly investigated by several researchers because of the perfectionistic attitudes may lead depression over time. Hewit and Flett (1991) described perfectionism as latent vulnerability factor in the development […]