Teen dating community
Do you know where to go for help if you suspect a teen is in an abusive relationship?
Teen dating violence occurs in straight and gay (LGTBQ) relationships.
Recognizing that the person you love is controlling, abusive or violent is hard even for adults.
Even when teens recognize that they are being abused, they may hesitate to turn to adults for support, understanding, and protection.
In a 2014 survey, 20% of teens report they've been the victim or perpetrator of physical or sexual abuse.
60% say that psychological abuse has occurred in their relationships.