These behaviors may include physical and sexual violence and emotional abuse.”CDC has created a factsheet that explains the warning signs of teen dating violence as well as strategies to prevent teen dating violence. Department of Health and Human Services Dating Matters-Supported by the U.
To get help, please visit: National Teen Dating Abuse Helpline If you or someone you know has been the victim of dating violence, free and confidential help is available 24 hours a day through the National Dating Abuse Helpline.
My Administration is working diligently to address teen dating violence in a number of ways.
Dating violence may include physical force, such as kicking, hitting, and shoving; emotional abuse, consistent monitoring, and isolation; or sexual assault.All too often these examples suggest that violence in a relationship is normal, but violence is never acceptable. BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Teen dating violence is a serious violation that can affect a young person's safety, development, and sense of comfort.Teen dating violence— also called intimate relationship violence or intimate partner violence among adolescents or adolescent relationship abuse — includes physical, psychological or sexual abuse; harassment; or stalking of any person ages 12 to 18 in the context of a past or present romantic or consensual relationship. It is important to understand and recognize the signs of teen dating violence.