Unfortunately, as teens form their first romantic relationships, they often are unclear about what constitutes a healthy relationship.
To have those effects one year after a brief computer-assisted alcohol intervention is promising,” says Ngo, the paper’s lead author.
That setting was intentional: “In a stressful situation in an emergency room, kids may be more open to thinking about what they want for themselves,” says Ngo, also a clinical psychologist.
It is important to understand and recognize the signs of teen dating violence.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), dating violence is not about love, it is about power and control.
We consulted with girls around the world to better understand their personal obstacles.