Long term effects of dating violence
Violence Prevention: Summary and Special Reports Here the CDC provides reports from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey.
Reports include data on the national prevalence of intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and stalking among women and men in the United States.
SEL Toolkit: Relationship Skills This section of ACT for Youth's Social and Emotional Learning Toolkit links to strategies and resources that will help youth work professionals teach relationship skills.
Learn about Dating Violence Offered by Break the Cycle, this collection of web pages explains warning signs of dating violence and what legal protections, academic research, and other resources are available.
What Consent Looks Like In this short Q&A, RAINN outlines how consent plays out in real life. Love Is discusses the meaning of consent, what it looks like, what consent does NOT look like, and red flags.
Adolescent girls generally suffer more serious and more lasting effects than adolescent boys, though perpetrators come from both genders.
Teen Dating Violence This web page from the CDC includes an overview of teen dating violence definitions, the consequences of and reasons for dating violence, and a list of additional resources.
Child Trends: Dating Violence This fact sheet from Child Trends provides data on dating violence prevalence and trends. Teens and Sexual Assault Disclosure (PDF) The National Child Traumatic Stress Network outlines why adolescents often keep sexual assault experiences secret.
Dating Matters: Understanding Teen Dating Violence Prevention From the CDC, Dating Matters® is a free, online course available to educators, school personnel, youth mentors, and others dedicated to improving teen health.
Follow a school administrator throughout his day as he highlights what teen dating violence is and how to prevent it through graphic novel scenarios, interactive exercises, and information gathered from leading experts.
Risk Factors This web page from examines factors that may increase teens' risk of experiencing or perpetrating teen dating violence.