Dating Violence: Twisted Love It may shock you to know that 3 out of every 10 teens have experienced violence in their dating relationships.
It's an ugly truth that a large number of young adults are living in a twisted reality, where love and pain go hand in hand.
Choose focuses on preventing dating abuse by educating 11- 14-year-olds about healthy relationships.
The Lauren Dunne Astley Memorial Fund was created by her parents.
Using films made by and for teens is a good way to develop rapport and raise and honor the voices of youth.
[Get and give advice] Kelly and Aisha describe how they sank deeper into their relationships, adjusting to the abuse and beginning to accept it as normal.
A perpetual cycle of abuse, distress and reconciliation becomes the status quo of their relationships, a pattern they both become dependent upon..eventually addicted to.
After picking up her son from school, Maria pleads with him not to mimic the abusive behavior he sees at home.
Fearing her son may fall victim to the cycle of abuse, Maria executes her safety plan in order to leave her abusive husband for good.