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We wanted to shed a light on dating abuse as February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month.
There are a lot of similarities between teen dating abuse and domestic violence, but there are also quite a few differences.
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This abuse can be physical, emotional, verbal or sexual and generally escalates over time.
Speak honestly with a school counselor and with your partner.
New Hope for Women's hotline is available 24/7 at 1-800-522-3304.
Victims of dating violence may experience one incident of dating violence or it could be an ongoing pattern of several different types of incidents.
It can occur in any type of relationship, regardless of a person's sexual orientation, age or gender and both males and females can experience dating violence.
If you are being abused, know that it is not okay, and it is not your fault. Call New Hope for Women and speak to one of our school-based advocates.