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Message ID: 9889
Date: 2015-09-10

Author:Sue Foley

Subject:Re: measures of "toxic" social networks?

Very interesting topic.. Adult parents who have high ACE scores may also be an interesting and overlapping group Sue Sue Foley B.SocStud, MA, MSW, MED, Consultant Social Worker Apologies for any typos On 10 Sep 2015, at 01:07, SANDRA T AZAR > wrote: Hi Kristin, I have pondered this issue in my own work. Social support is in the eye of the beholder and we have been getting results with appraisal type questions with various targets (looking at expectancies, problems solving in relationships and attributions of negative intent) – that is the reality does not matter but the person’s experience of their relationships. We find there are generalized biases to see all relationships as negatively toned. I have also just take the ipv type questionnaires used for couple etc. and just changed the words – taking out those that did not apply and found the links one would expect. There is a discussion of exploitation in relationships in individuals with cognitive disabilities. You might look in this literature. Sandra Sandra Azar Professor Psychology PSU From: bounce-119631667-6833833@list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-119631667-6833833@list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Aron Shlonsky Sent: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 7:09 AM To: Child Maltreatment Researchers Subject: Re: measures of "toxic" social networks? Not sure what you're looking for, but would peer contagion apply? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19575606 You might also think about social networks related to substance misuse. Aron Sent from my iPad On 9 Sep 2015, at 1:18 am, Kristen Slack > wrote: Hello colleagues. Can anyone point me to a measure that taps into toxic social networks? This could involve social support “drain” (as opposed to receipt) but it could also reflect social network characteristics such as sabotage, control, bullying, verbal or emotional abuse, etc. I’ve seen items like this as they relate to intimate partner violence, but never related to “friends,” family members, or other social network members. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Kristi Kristen Slack, Ph.D. School of Social Work University of Wisconsin-Madison https://socwork.wisc.edu/kristi-slack

Very interesting topic.. Adult parents who have high ACE scores may also be an interesting and overlapping group Sue Sue Foley B.SocStud, MA, MSW, MED, Consultant Social Worker Apologies for any typos On 10 Sep 2015, at 01:07, SANDRA T AZAR > wrote: Hi Kristin, I have pondered this issue in my own work. Social support is in the eye of the beholder and we have been getting results with appraisal type questions with various targets (looking at expectancies, problems solving in relationships and attributions of negative intent) – that is the reality does not matter but the person’s experience of their relationships. We find there are generalized biases to see all relationships as negatively toned. I have also just take the ipv type questionnaires used for couple etc. and just changed the words – taking out those that did not apply and found the links one would expect. There is a discussion of exploitation in relationships in individuals with cognitive disabilities. You might look in this literature. Sandra Sandra Azar Professor Psychology PSU From: bounce-119631667-6833833list.cornell.edu [mailto:bounce-119631667-6833833list.cornell.edu] On Behalf Of Aron Shlonsky Sent: Wednesday, September 09, 2015 7:09 AM To: Child Maltreatment Researchers Subject: Re: measures of "toxic" social networks? Not sure what you're looking for, but would peer contagion apply? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19575606 You might also think about social networks related to substance misuse. Aron Sent from my iPad On 9 Sep 2015, at 1:18 am, Kristen Slack > wrote: Hello colleagues. Can anyone point me to a measure that taps into toxic social networks? This could involve social support “drain” (as opposed to receipt) but it could also reflect social network characteristics such as sabotage, control, bullying, verbal or emotional abuse, etc. I’ve seen items like this as they relate to intimate partner violence, but never related to “friends,” family members, or other social network members. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Kristi Kristen Slack, Ph.D. School of Social Work University of Wisconsin-Madison https://socwork.wisc.edu/kristi-slack