Completed in 2009

Project Director: Pamela Alexander, Ph.D.

Funder: The Harold Benenson Memorial Research Fund

A collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance and numerous shelters in Boston, this study involves surveying and interviewing homeless women with respect to their experience of childhood trauma and intimate partner violence. 

Funded by the Harold Benenson Memorial Research Fund and in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance and numerous shelters in Boston, this study involves surveying and interviewing homeless women with respect to their experience of childhood trauma and intimate partner violence. Outcomes of interest include mental health, physical health, and barriers to employment.