Teen Dating Violence

Love Doesn't Have to Hurt.

Dating violence (or relationship abuse) is a pattern of over-controlling behavior that one partner uses against another.  Dating violence can take many forms, including physical, sexual, emotional, verbal and psychological.  A person my experience dating violence even if they are not being physically abused.  It can occur in both casual dating situations and serious, long-term relationships, heterosexual relationships and same sex ones.  Dating violence crosses all racial, economic and social lines.

This 10 session program includes the following topics:  Healthy Relationships, Body Image and Self Esteem, Teen Dating Violence 101 and 102, Date Rape, Communication Skills, Refusal Skills, Gender Roles and Relationships, Power and Control, and How to Help a Friend.

Contact:  Timara Shindehite 1-866-904-7721.

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