Help-Seeking and Help-Giving for Teen Dating Violence

By Arlene N. Weisz, M.S.W., Ph.D., and Beverly M. Black, Ph.D., M.S.S.W.
The Prevention Researcher,
Volume 16, Number 1, 2009, Pages 12-16, Item# A161-Weisz

 
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This article is based on numerous research projects conducted by the authors on adolescent dating violence. It reviews the results of those projects as they relate to how teens seek help for dating violence and how teens provide help to their friends in violent dating relationships. It concludes with helpful strategies for adults who work with youth.

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