Dating violence advice parents
In addition, please see our resources on same-gender relationships.
Adapted from “Parents Guide to Teen Dating Violence,” Crime and Violence Prevention Center, California Attorney General’s Office.
Many adults fail to take teen dating abuse seriously.
It’s important to know that teen dating abuse can be as violent as adult domestic violence.
These facts make it very important for parents to be aware of relationship abuse.
Domestic violence/relationship abuse refers to intimate relationships, not child abuse.