The message must be clear that treating people in abusive ways will not be accepted, and policies must enforce this message to keep students safe.
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Dating abuse is a pattern of abusive behaviors -- usually a series of abusive behaviors over a course of time -- used to exert power and control over a dating partner.
The impact of domestic violence on children may continue through adolescence and adulthood.
Adolescents who have grown up in violent homes are at risk of recreating the abusive relationships they have seen.
I never imagined such shame and at 15 years old, understood it even less. It was those incidents that left long-lasting emotional scars. My story begins at the age of 14 and continues off and on until I was 22.