"Dating violence can be a pattern of abusive behaviors used to exert power and control over a dating partner."
Sometimes perpetrators of dating violence don’t realize they are engaging in violent and inappropriate behaviors. And often victims, though uncomfortable, are not aware that they are victims of this kind of violence, especially because they are not familiar with the signs.
Below are some great links with info on how to keep you and your partner safe and aware of signs of Dating Violence:
Warning signs of dating violence:
Videos and mini quizzes on teen domestic violence and dating abuse:
digital abuse and keeping safe tips:
Make responsible decisions about your sexual health and teach your friends, too!:
Teen Dating Violence month is around the corner…are you ready?
General safe dating tips:
Peer Pressure?...you have the right to resist! Tips to get you prepared!:
Learn more about Dating Violence in an LGBTQ relationship: