Consequently, those in the field have to rely on an framework to examine the problem of teen dating violence.
However, we find that this adult framework does not take into account key differences between adolescent and adult romantic relationships.
As a parent, guardian, or authoritative figure, it is important to help your teen learn to deal with their emotions without using violence.
Preventative methods may include learning nonviolent methods to control their anger or developing more efficient problem solving skills.
The questionnaire asked students about their sexual identity and sexual contacts, as well as questions relating to more than 100 health behaviors.