Whatever stage you and your teen are going through in discussing and learning about dating violence — whether you want to teach them about healthy relationships for the future, or you’re concerned with a relationship they are currently in and want to give them advice — there are plenty of resources that can be really helpful.From phone numbers and victim services centers, to online pamphlets and sites, we’ve put together a list of some of the best resources for teens.Every student, parent and teacher needs to be aware of the prevalence of teen dating violence in the US.The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that one in eleven adolescents is a victim of physical dating violence.While abuse often occurs as a pattern of controlling behavior, a single episode of abuse is cause for concern.Information for parents can be found in our downloadable brochure or by contacting our Training Coordinator at It is important for parent(s) to know whom your teens are dating and to talk with them about healthy relationships.
Abuse of the child occurs during the sexual acts or lascivious exhibitions of genitals or pubic areas which are recorded in the production of child pornography.
More than 1 in 3 (39%) had child-pornography videos with motion and sound.
79% also had images of nude or semi-nude children, but only 1% possessed such images alone.
Keep in mind that some teens may mistake attention as expressions of love when in fact they are warning signs of control.
Signs that a teen may be a victim of an abusive relationship: If your teen does not choose to talk, they may still be listening.