Between 19, 22 percent of all homicides against females ages 16 to 19 were committed by an intimate partner. Southern California Review of Law and Women’s Studies, 12.
When female high school students were asked whom they would speak with if someone they date is attempting to control them, insults them or physically harms them, 86 percent said they would confide in a friend, while only 7 percent said they would talk to police. 24 percent of 14- to 17-year-olds know at least one student who has been the victim of dating violence, yet 81 percent of parents either believe teen dating violence is not an issue or admit they don’t know if it is an issue.
Grey has a Master of Science in counseling psychology from the University of Central Arkansas.
He is also pursuing a Ph D and has a love for psychology, comic books and social justice.
Only 8% of teens say they have met a romantic partner online.
For the small share of teen daters who have met a romantic partner over the internet, Facebook was cited more than any other social media site as a way that teens connect with potential partners.
They think teen dating violence has to include physical abuse."But the YWCA youth advocate doesn't need a national statistic to prove her point.
Here are six key findings: When it comes to meeting romantic partners, most teens do this offline.TACOMA -- Kelsey Fischer has taught hundreds of Pierce County high school students how to recognize unhealthy relationships in a digital age.“It’s more common than we realize,” said Fisher, who shares in every presentation that one in three U. adolescents has been a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner."I point that out to let teens know the magnitude of it. 1 in 5 teenagers in a serious relationship reports having been hit, slapped, or pushed by a partner. 1 in 2 teenagers in a serious relationship has compromised personal beliefs to please a partner.