Answer Question #4: How may alcohol and other drugs contribute to an abusive relationship? Answer Question #6: How can a couple work together to make decisions in a relationship?
Ten percent of high school boys also report having been physically or sexually assaulted by a dating partner, about the same rate reported in earlier surveys, according to a study led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published today in JAMA Pediatrics.
Answer Question #2: Why do you think abuse occurs in some teenage dating relationships?
Answer Question #3: Why might it be difficult for victims to leave an abusive relationship?
Answer Question #8: List ways to hold abusers responsible for their abusive behavior.
Answer Question #9: What are some reasons that would make teens in some same-sex relationships feel reluctant about reporting dating violence? Answer #1: Dating violence is a pattern of assaultive and controlling behaviors that one person uses against another in order to gain or maintain power in the relationship.