These behaviors include psychological, social, and emotional abuse, as well as physical and sexual violence.The goal of the abuser is to establish power over, and control of, the other person.The video utilizes their experiences and insights so that youth and parents can recognize and prevent dating abuse in their own lives, or in the lives of others.
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The manual consists of a support group curriculum (24 sessions), youth leadership training (8 lessons) and school-wide prevention strategies. Five sequential lessons serve the advisory goals of supporting character development, healthy adolescent development and positive peer culture.
You may find yourself cutting ties with friends to avoid arguments. The less people you see, the more influence the abuser can exercise over you. How do you know that you have a healthy relationship?
This 30-minute video contains true stories of teens, parents, and professionals who have been in or witnessed abusive relationships.
In a healthy relationship there should be trust, support, respect, equality, and it should be fun.
Take this quiz and find out if your relationship is healthy.
They describe their experiences and insights so that teens and parents can recognize and prevent dating abuse in their own lives or in the lives of their friends. It received honors in both the behavioral diseases category and received the prestigious Helen Hayes Award of Distinction, recognizing the finest educational entry of 2006.
The FREDDIEs, also known as the International Health and Medical Media Awards, bring together the fields of medical science, education, and the arts for an international competition devoted to educational health and medical productions.
This 2006 Emmy nominated film about teen dating abuse and violence shows real teens telling their stories of dating abuse and violence.
The film describes how dating abuse and violence starts, how it progresses, how the abuser acts, and how to recognize it.
Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime.