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There are numerous websites with helpful information regarding domestic violence.
Statistics show that 72% of students in 8th and 9th grades are in dating relationships.
Teens use abuse to manipulate and control the other person in the relationship through behaviors ranging from intimidation to severe physical and sexual abuse.
Physical harm caused to a victim’s person or property.
This includes hitting, slapping, shoving, kicking, hair pulling, biting, throwing things, choking, and any use of a weapon against a victim.
Read our article “It’s a teen issue” to learn more about what Teen Dating Violence looks like.