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Special Collections: Healthy Dating Leads to Healthy Marriage
Expect Respect Support Groups (ERSGs) are a targeted 24-week dating abuse prevention program tailored to middle and high school students who have been exposed to violence. As part of a controlled evaluation, this qualitative study was designed to examine facilitators' experiences with program...
This study describes the lifetime prevalence of teen dating violence (TDV) perpetration in a sample of middle school students from high-risk urban communities and examines the relation between TDV and related cognitive and behavioral risk factors. (Author abstract)
Our society is faced with an epidemic of partner violence that has far-reaching consequences. As viewed through a public health lens, prevention of teen dating violence can thwart this epidemic from starting and spreading. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Culture of Health strategy aims to...
This editorial supplement in the Journal of Adolescent Health is devoted to interventions to prevent and reduce teen dating violence (TDV) and provides a summary of three articles in the journal that discuss TDV interventions. (Author abstract modified)