The document also presents suggestions for dating violence prevention programs. Teen Dating Violence: A Closer Look at Adolescent Relationships | PDF (7 p.) HTML (7 p.)by Carrie Mulford and Peggy Giordano, National Institute of Justice (2008)This document presents a gender analysis of teen dating violence.The author examines physical aggression by girls and boys.
The fact sheet also presents CDC’s approach to teen dating violence prevention. Interpersonal and Physical Dating Violence among Teens | PDF (8 p.)by Antoinette Davis, National Council on Crime and Delinquency (September 2008)This document examines the prevalence of dating violence by gender and communities of color.
The document also presents information about the different types of dating violence and their effects on teens who experience dating violence + View Summary
Dating Violence Among Adolescents | PDF (3 p.) HTML (3 p.)by Smita Varia, Advocates for Youth (November 2006)This document presents information about dating violence, the types of dating abuse, its effect, and prevalence of dating violence in both heterosexual and GLBT relationships.
"The scientific methods in this study were rigorous." School-level interventions include using temporary school-based restraining orders, higher levels of faculty and security presence in areas identified as "hot spots," and posters to increase awareness and encourage reporting of incidents to school officials.
Read the final report: We would love to have you see our new minute video which we co-produced with students at Spaulding High School in Vermont during the 2011-2012 academic year and which was completed this past summer.
It focuses on social media, cell phones, and the internet, looking at some of what students like and don't like about this technology. The Facts on Tweens and Teens and Dating Violence | PDF (2 p.)by Futures Without Violence (2011)This fact sheet presents data from various studies to show the prevalence of teen dating violence among tweens and teens. 2011 College Dating Violence and Abuse Poll | PDF by Knowledge Networks for Liz Claiborne Inc.
(June 2011)This survey with 508 college students including 330 women and 178 men reveals that a significant number of college women (43%) are victims of dating violence.
Reducing Teen Dating Violence Through School-level Interventions A new NIJ-funded study has found that school-level interventions reduced dating violence among middle school students by up to 50 percent.
The multi-level, randomized control trial studied the effectiveness of school-level and classroom-level interventions, as well as a combination of the two, in reducing dating violence and sexual harassment in 30 public middle schools in New York City.