teen dating violence
Five Steps to Starting a Youth Council to Prevent Domestic Violence
A toolkit from the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers practical advice and tools for including youth leaders in violence prevention efforts.
Webinar Discusses Teen Protective Orders as a Way to Curb Dating Violence
The Battered Women’s Justice Project hosted a webinar to help youth workers understand teen protective orders and deal with common challenges to making them work. NCFY listened in, and we share highlights.
New Collection Provides Trauma-Informed Framework for Domestic Violence Survivors
VAWNet and the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence have collected and organized dozens of tools for addressing root causes of violence and helping survivors heal.
Ask NCFY: How Can Youth Workers Recognize Teen Dating Abuse?
We talked to two experts to get advice on how youth workers can spot unhealthy or abusive teen relationships, and what they can do to help victims.
Research Roundup: When, Why, What? Looking for Answers About Teen Dating Violence
Between 10 and 30 percent of teens say that they have been in a violent dating relationship. But beyond the numbers, not a lot is known about when those relationships start or what causes them. New research addresses those gaps.
Q&A: The CDC Takes a Comprehensive Approach to Teen Dating Violence Prevention
We talked to Andra Tharp, a health scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about the Dating Matters pilot project, an ambitious attempt to reduce teen dating violence in four cities.