Abusive Relationships Among Teens and Young Adults
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A recent survey found almost one third of teenagers say they've experienced dating violence. How to recognize the signs of abuse, and what can be done to prevent it.
psychotherapist,leading expert on the subject of teen dating abuse in the U.S. and Canada,author "But I Love Him —Protecting Your Teen Daughter From Controlling, Abusive, Dating Relationships," and "But He Never Hit Me -The Devastating Cost of Non-Physical Abuse to Girls and Women"
Director of the US Department of Justice's Office on Violence Against Women (OVW).
an assistant professor of pediatrics at the School of Medicine at the University of California, Davis, who began doing research on abuse in teenage dating relationships a decade ago
Cindy Southworth is Vice President and Founder of the Safety Net Technology Project at the National Network to End Domestic Violence.