Sexual violence is notoriously difficult to measure, and there is no single source of data that provides a complete picture of the crime.
As the age students begin to date lowers, so does the age at which violence begins.
And, while your teen needs you more than ever to help them through this challenging time, they are also seeking independence and turning to peers.
While it may seem easier to let your teen shake you loose, hang on. Right now, your teen is forming relationships that set the stage for future relationships.
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Why do Women Use Force or Violence in Intimate Partner Relationships?