center for victim research repository

Open Access Instruments Collection

Open Access Instruments Collection

 

This collection includes tools developed by researchers and practitioners to collect data and conduct research with crime victims and victim services. Tools include focus group protocols, survey instruments, interview protocols, and logic models.

Recent Submissions

  • Neumark-Sztainer, Dianne; Eisenberg, Marla (Journal of Adolescent Health, 2013)
    The purpose of this survey was to allow for assessing the relationship between multiple types of harassment and health-related outcomes. These survey items were developed for the EAT 2010 survey of secondary school students ...
  • Neumark-Sztainer, Dianne (International Journal of Obesity and Related Metabolic Disorders, 2002)
    This survey was developed to allow for assessing the relationship between weight-based teasing and health-related outcomes. These survey questions were developed for the Project EAT survey based upon measures developed ...
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2018)
    The SSV collects administrative data on incidents of sexual victimization that are formally reported to prison authorities. Offenses by inmates and staff are both reported. Data are collected annually from state and federal ...
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2013)
    The National Inmate Survey (NIS) is conducted as part of the mandated collection of data on sexual victimization required by the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) of 2003. Data are collected to determine the incidence and ...
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2016)
    The National Survey of Youth in Custody (NSYC) was conducted as part of the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) data collection for the National Prison Rape Statistics Program. The first NSYC was conducted in 2008. Data ...
  • Koss, Mary P.; Sexual Experiences Survey Collaboration (University of Arizona, 2006)
    The Sexual Experiences Survey, Perpetrator (SES-P) was designed to measure perpetration of unwanted sexual experiences. The survey measures how individuals use different techniques to obtain sex from an unwilling victim. ...
  • Koss, Mary P.; Sexual Experiences Survey Collaboration (University of Arizona, 2006)
    The Sexual Experiences Survey (SES) was designed to examine the victimization and perpetration of unwanted sexual experiences. Sexual assault is often unreported, so studies of crime are misleading. Self-report surveys ...
  • DeLiema, Marguerite; Sadler, Kendrick; Mottola, Gary; Deevy, Martha (Stanford Center on Longevity, 2015)
    This online survey instrument is intended to capture data on successful or completed fraud in the past year. If a participant reported fraud in the survey but experienced no monetary loss or received a full refund, this ...
  • Beran, Tanya; Li, Qing (Journal of Educational Computing Research, 2005)
    Results from this survey determine the nature and extent of various forms of cyber-bullying among ethnically diverse adolescents. Also, both the emotional and behavioral impact of being cyber-bullied is measured. There are ...
  • Chan, John F. H. (John F. H. Chan, 2002)
    The SLS measures bullying and victimization and includes physical, psychological, and relational aggression. The most distinguishing aspect of the SLS that makes is different from other bullying measurement instrument is ...
  • Rienick, Cynthia; Mulmat, Darlanna Hoctor; Pennell, Susan (National Institute of Justice, 1997)
    In 1995, there were approximately 9.9 violent victimizations in the United States. Victimization can lead to experiencing psychological and emotional consequences. The purpose of this study was to examine how the needs of ...
  • Rienick, Cynthia; Mulmat, Darlanna Hoctor; Pennell, Susan (1997)
    In 1995, there were approximately 9.9 violent victimizations in the United States. Victimization can lead to experiencing psychological and emotional consequences. The purpose of this study was to examine how the needs of ...
  • Patchin, Justin W.; Hinduja, Sameer (Sage Publications, 2015)
    The instrument can be used to measure the prevalence and general frequency of online aggression/cyberbullying victimization and offending. It is important to carefully define cyberbullying for respondents as noted in the ...
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics (Bureau of Justice Statistics, 2012)
    The National Former Prisoner Survey (NFPS) is one part of a broader collection of data on the victimization of prisoners as part of the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). Research is conducted to look at the incidence and ...
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2016)
    The School Health Policies and Practices Study (SHPPS), formerly the School Health Policies and Programs Study, looks at health of students at state, district, school, and classroom levels. The rationale is that students ...
  • Bair-Merritt, Megan; Matson, Pamela A. (Megan Bair-Merritt and Pamela A. Matson, 2018)
    Our study sought to explore young women's daily reports of teen dating violence. We, therefore, adapted a validated measure such that it could be administered by a link on one's Smart Phone (i.e., the measure needed to be ...
  • World Health Organization; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (World Health Organization and Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, 2013)
    The Global School Health Study (GSHS) was designed to identify risk and protective factors associated with early death in students ages 13 to 17. There are 10 domains of risk examined including tobacco, drug, and alcohol ...
  • Murray, Christine E.; Johnson, Catherine; Wyche, Brittany (Guilford County Family Justice Center, 2018)
    The FJC Evaluation Toolkit includes tools for three main evaluation strategies for Family Justice Centers: a professional feedback survey, requests for annual organizational data from FJC partner organization, and an annual ...
  • Bureau of Justice Statistics; National Center of Education Statistics (United States Department of Education, 2019)
    The School Crime Supplement (SCS) to the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) was created in a joint effort between the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Center of Education Statistics ...
  • Murray, Christine E. (Christine E. Murray, 2019)
    Batterer Intervention Program (which they call the Domestic Violence Intervention Program or DVIP). The focus groups were just one component of this evaluation, which also included examining court records and data from ...

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