Domestic partner violence is something that’s finally coming out of the shadows for many. One in three teens in the U.S. will experience physical, sexual, or emotional abuse by someone they’re in a relationship with before they become adults. Hear thoughts from three physicians on the topic.
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month, a national effort to raise awareness and protect young people from relationship abuse. Antonia Leto is on a mission to prevent teen dating violence from happening. Her post here outlines some important warning signs that school staff, teachers, health professionals and parents should be aware of.