Dating violence awareness week risks of sedating a baby
Teens and young adults can find help and information about dating abuse and healthy versus unhealthy relationships through this national resource by texting "" to 22522, calling 1-866-331-9474 or visiting Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)/Administration for Children and Families.
Although domestic violence awareness has been recently widely distributed in national media, there seems to be another aspect of the topic that is not highlighted.February 2 - 6 is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Week for 2009.In 2006, Congress first passed legislation that the first week in February would be designated to focus on this important issue facing our teens. Bonomi, Melissa Anderson, Julianna Nemeth, Suzanne Bartle-Haring, Cynthia Buettner and Deborah Schipper, DATING ABUSE PREVENTION PROGRAM ON OTHER YOUTH VIOLENCE OUTCOMES (abstract), Vangie A. PREVENTING TEEN DATING VIOLENCE AND YOUTH ENGAGEMENT STRATEGIES, New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Albany, NY. DATING VIOLENCE VICTIMIZATION ACROSS THE TEEN YEARS: ABUSE FREQUENCY, NUMBER OF ABUSIVE PARTNERS, AND AGE AT FIRST OCCURRENCE, Amy E. Senators Announce Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Week, U. Senators Mike Crapo, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Joseph R. PREVENTING DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE – RESOURCES FOR WORKING WITH TEENS, Michigan Resource Center on Domestic & Sexual Violence, Okemos, MI.
Within the topic of domestic violence, the issue of teen dating violence is hardly thought of.