Facts about dating violence

24-Nov-2019 21:07

It was reported that 9.8 percent of high school students in United States were hurt by their girlfriend or boyfriend in a 2009 survey conducted by CDC. Unhealthy relationship behaviors often start early and lead to a lifetime of abuse.They may exhibit very controlling or explosive behavior but won’t accept responsibility for their own actions.They may even refuse to allow a relationship to end.It occurs during the dating relationship among the teenagers.The dating violence actually is also spotted not only among the teens but also adolescents.

Every student, parent and teacher needs to be aware of the prevalence of teen dating violence in the US.Teen abuse can manifest itself in similar ways to adult abuse — from stalking, sexual harassment, threats, or physical violence, to more subtle forms of abuse like insults, coercion, or social sabotage.

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