HEALTH | Mental Health Awareness: Teen Dating Violence

Submitted by Monya Tomlinson on 05/03/18 01:54:00 PM

Approximately, 1.5 million adolescents experience physical abuse in a dating relationship in one year. 

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One in three adolescents experience some form of abuse in a dating relationship. 

Girls and young women between the ages of 16 and 24 experience the highest rates of intimate partner violence, almost triple the national average.

Given these startling statistics, it is important that we focus on recognizing warning signs and focusing on ... Read More