Author/Organization: Centers for Disease Control & Prevention
Teen dating violence also referred to as, “dating violence”, can take place in person or electronically, such as repeated texting or posting sexual pictures of a partner online without consent. Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime. Teens often think some behaviors, like teasing and name-calling, are a “normal” part of a relationship—but these behaviors can become abusive and develop into serious forms of violence.
Resource Type: Research
Age: Middle School, High School
Topics: PWD & neurodiverse, bullying & cyberbullying, community educators, male survivors, masculinity/men & boys, school teachers, sexual-violence
Date Resource Added: February 3, 2021