Dating Matters Online Training Can Help You Understand and Prevent Teen Dating Violence

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If you're a youth worker or educator looking for anti-dating violence tools during Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month and beyond, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Veto Violence Resource Center offers Dating Matters. The free, online course uses interviews with leading experts, dynamic graphics, interactive exercises, and compelling storytelling to describe what teen dating violence is and how to prevent it. The course will help you

  • Understand teen dating violence and its consequences.
  • Identify factors that can place teens at risk for dating violence.
  • Communicate with teens about the importance of healthy relationships.
  • Learn about resources to prevent dating violence.

More From NCFY on Teen Dating Violence

"Q&A: The CDC Takes a Comprehensive Approach to Teen Dating Violence Prevention"

"Primary Sources: Can a Neighborhood Stop Dating Violence?"

"Primary Sources: Do Teens' Views on Violence Predict Dating Abuse?"

(Publications discussed here do not necessarily reflect the views of NCFY, FYSB or the Administration for Children & Families.)

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