Dating abuse is defined as the physical, sexual, or psychological/emotional violence within a dating relationship.
According to the CDC: “Nearly 1 in 11 female and about 1 in 15 male high school students report having experienced physical dating violence in the last year. About 1 in 9 female and 1 in 36 male high school students report having experienced sexual dating violence in the last year.”
If you or someone you know needs immediate help please call 911.
Teen Dating Violence Hotline: 866-331-9474