Understanding dating violence
This webinar will provide an overview of a NEW curriculum designed to increase the knowledge and skills of advocates and others working with survivors of DV and their children with a focus on supporting the parent-child relationship.This webinar explores guidelines for enhancing domestic violence services.
Even more startling, adolescents who report experiencing dating violence are also more likely to report binge drinking, suicide attempts, physical fighting, and current sexual activity.
Young people sometimes spend more hours with educators – school administrators, teachers, and coaches – than they do with their own parents.
During the preteen and teen years, young people are learning about relationships with potential dating partners.
This is an ideal time to promote healthy relationships and prevent patterns of dating violence that can last into adulthood.
Teen dating violence is a growing public health issue.