The majority of marriages fail, either ending in divorce and separation or devolving into bitterness and dysfunction.
Of all the people who get married, only three in ten remain in healthy, happy marriages, as psychologist Ty Tashiro points out in his book , which was published earlier this year.
Dating partners include both casual dates and individuals in long-term dating relationships.
Older adults’ attitudes toward death: Links to perceptions of health and concerns about end-of-life issues.
A comparison of primary stressors, secondary stressors, and depressive symptoms between elderly caregiving husbands and wives: The Caregiver Health Effects Study.
This paper considers how dating violence is defined, what its consequences are, and what can be done about it.
For the purpose of this paper, dating violence is defined as any intentional physical, sexual or psychological assault on a person by a dating partner.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE Dean of Curriculum and Research, 2016- Head, Department of Psychology, 2014-15 Chair, Aging Studies Program, 2014-16 Professor, Department of Psychology, 2012- Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, 2006-2012 Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, 2001-2006 Pennsylvania State University, University Park Minority Faculty Development Grant, 1998-99 (Principal Investigator) American Psychological Association, Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues (Div 9) Grants-in-Aid Program, 1997 (Principal Investigator) AWARDS AND HONORS The Christian R. Lindback Foundation Award for Excellence in Teaching and Outstanding Contributions to Campus Life Lafayette College, 2015 Advanced Research Grant (Women, Work, and Well-Being in India) Lafayette College, 2015 The Thomas Roy and Lura Forrest Jones Award for Superior Teaching and Scholarly Contribution Lafayette College, 2012 Mellon Grant for Course Development Lafayette College, 2011-2012 Student Government Board’s Hoff Award for Superior Teaching Lafayette College, 2011 Advanced Study Grant Lafayette College, 2010-2011 The Thomas Roy & Lura Forrest Jones Lecture Award Lafayette College, 2009 Advanced Study Grant Lafayette College, 2008-2009 Early Results Workshop on the National Social Life, Health, and Aging Project, (competitive workshop, funded by the National Opinion Research Center/University of Chicago) Selected participant, 2008-2009 Advanced Study Grant Lafayette College, 2007-2008 Psychology of Aging Training Institute, The College of St.
Scholastica, Duluth, MN (competitive training institute, funded by the National Institute on Aging) Selected participant, 2003-2004 American Psychological Association, Adult Development & Aging (Division 20) Doctoral Research Award, 1996 National Institute on Aging Summer Institute on Aging Research Invited participant, 1996. An unstable sense of self is characteristic of the disorder, along with impulsiveness and demanding behavior.Substance abuse and promiscuity are also common, and may be connected.Studies indicate that dating violence can happen to anyone, regardless of age, race, sexual orientation, socio-economic status or location of residence.It happens in both adolescent and adult relationships.Was each unhappy family unhappy in its own way, as Tolstoy claimed, or did the miserable marriages all share something toxic in common?