Teen Dating Violence: What You Need to Know

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  • What Encourages This Type of Violence?
  • The Consequences of Abuse
  • Violence, Coerced Sex and Condoms
  • Why You Have to Take Violence Seriously
  • Know The Warning Signs
  • Dating Violence and The LGBT Community
  • When Love Hurts
  • What Is Teen Dating Violence?
  • General Dating Violence Stats
  • Blacks and Teen Dating Violence
  • Dating Violence Top Reason For Teen ER Visits

The Consequences of Abuse

Past data shows that dating violence can have long-lasting effects. Those who are abused in their teens are more likely to drop out of school, suffer from depression, binge drink, abuse drugs and have suicidal thoughts compared to those who have not been abused. Also being abused young can make you more likely to be victimized as an adult in future relationships.  

 

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