Monday, April 19, 2010
Teen Dating Violence
What comes to mind when you picture a domestic violence victim? A middle-aged woman with children? Research shows that teenagers are actually at higher risk for domestic violence than adults. In fact, females between 16 and 24 experience intimate partner violence at nearly three times the national average. On Monday, we’ll learn more about dating violence among teens and what to do if you suspect a young person in your life is experiencing or perpetrating partner abuse.