App Safety Center: Managed by the Safety Net Project at the National Network to End Domestic Violence (NNEDV), this blog explores the intersection of technology and privacy and intimate partner violence, sexual assault and violence against women.Break the Cycle: National organization focused on teen dating abuse prevention, intervention, youth activism, education, and advocacy.They offer free materials, an interactive DVD, school curricula, “Domestic Violence 101” and “Ending Violence.” Their website for teens is the Safe Space.Coaching Boys Into Men: Campaign that invites men to be part of the solution by teaching boys that violence never equals strength. Choose Respect: A prevention program of the CDC, offering materials and information on forming healthy relationships for 11-14 year olds, parents, and community.
Two-thirds reported violent victimization."Her findings square with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention statistics, which show 1 in 4 adolescents report verbal, physical, emotional or sexual abuse each year, and 1 in 10 report being a victim of physical dating abuse.However, these behaviors can become abusive and develop into more serious forms of violence.Teen dating violence [PDF 187KB] is defined as the physical, sexual, psychological, or emotional violence within a dating relationship, including stalking. Teen dating violence (physical and sexual) among US high school students: Findings from the 2013 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey. As teens develop emotionally, they are heavily influenced by experiences in their relationships.Jewish Women International (JWI): International organization focuses on ensuring peaceful homes and relationships for women and girls.Their curricula, created for a Jewish audience, are adaptable to other faiths and secular audiences.It can occur in person or electronically and might occur between a current or former dating partner. Healthy relationship behaviors can have a positive effect on a teen’s emotional development.