Cycle of Domestic Violence Violence in the Suburbs Warning Signs Effects on Children Animal Abuse and DV Safety Planning What Prevents Victimsfrom Leaving Stopping Abuse About Batterers Elder Abuse Teen Dating Violence Bullying Legal Information Dating violence can occur between two people who are currently in a casual dating relationship or in a long-term serious relationship or who were formerly involved in a dating relationship.In dating violence, one partner tries to maintain power and control over the other partner through abuse.Dating violence crosses all socio-economic, ethnic, cultural, and religious lines. Offer to go with your friend for professional help.Dating violence occurs in heterosexual and gay and lesbian relationships. Never put yourself in a dangerous situation with the victim’s partner.
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