Here’s a list of things I’ve found around the web that I hope you find useful in addressing and preventing teen dating violence in your students: • One in 10 high school students has experienced physical violence from a dating partner in the past year.• Among adult victims of rape, physical violence, and/or stalking by an intimate partner, 22.4% of women and 15.0% of men first experienced some form of partner violence between 11 and 17 years of age. Violence/planning a week Make students aware of the anonymous, secure, and easily-accessible loveisrespect, National Dating Abuse Helpline.Resources and services are available 24/7 online at by calling 1-866-331-9474 or 1-866-331-8453 TTY Is Not Abuse provides information and tools men, women, children, teens, and corporate executives can use to learn about domestic and dating violence and how they can help end the epidemic.
Intended for male and female 8th- and 9th-grade students, the goals of the program include: (1) changing adolescent dating violence and gender-role norms, (2) improving peer help-giving and dating conflict-resolution skills, (3) promoting victim and perpetrator beliefs in the need for help and seeking help through the community resources that provide it, and (4) decreasing dating abuse victimization and perpetration.
is the ultimate source of support for young people to prevent and end dating abuse, inspiring them to create a culture of healthy relationships.
the Cycle, Inc., is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to engage, educate, and empower youth to build lives and communities free from domestic and dating violence.
The modules include: healthy relationships, safety in relationships, safety on the streets, and safety on the internet.
Each module is designed to take place in 1-1.5 hours so they may require modification to meet time constraints within your school.