Despite its prevalence, social scientists have historically limited their research on sexual violence to that affecting young adults ages 18 to 22. Seeking to broaden the scope, University of Michigan researchers ...
I never thought I’d be that dad who wanted to threaten their daughters’ dates, but once I held my eldest girl in my arms, I knew I would do anything to ...
According to the National Research Center on Domestic Violence, approximately 1.5 million high school students every year experience physical abuse from a dating partner. Dating violence is a pattern of abusive ...
When it comes to teen dating, boys are more likely to report being the victim of violence — hit, slapped, or pushed — than girls, a new study has found. The ...
About 81 percent of parents who were surveyed either believe that teen dating violence is not an issue or they admit that they do not know if it is an issue, ...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Prom night is a milestone in most teenagers lives, but unfortunately the special evening usually coincides with alcohol consumption and other dangerous behaviors. With prom season in full ...
Teen dating violence is a serious problem in this country. According to a national survey 10 percent of teens, female and male, were victims of physical dating violence over the past ...
One in three women and one in four men experience dating violence in their lifetime, most of them before the age of 25. With these alarmingly high rates, we beg the ...
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, and it’s an issue the Sexual Assault Resource Center of the Brazos Valley says is prevalent in our area. The good news? “We have ...
New research about the intense pressure young women face to share nude photos of themselves is raising questions about how we address some of the norms that have taken hold among ...
When high schooler Mackenzie Baldwin met a stranger online, she’d thought she’d found love. Instead, she was nearly led into what could have been a very dangerous situation. She is joined ...