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This study explores the role of technology in teen dating violence and abuse and teen bullying. The researchers surveyed 5,647 youth-more than any previous analysis-in 10 northeastern schools. Twenty-six percent of dating teens reported experiencing abuse online or through texts from their...
One in four dating teens is abused or harassed online or through texts by their partners, according to the largest survey to date on the subject. Social networking sites, texts, cell phones, and e-mails haven’t pushed abuse rates up, but they have given abusers another way to control, degrade,...
Just over a quarter of youth in a current or recent relationship experience cyber dating abuse victimization, with girls more likely to experience abuse than boys. Victims of sexually-oriented cyber abuse are seven times more likely to experience sexual coercion. These and other findings from a...
Use these conversation starters to talk to your teen about digital dating abuse. (Author abstract)
This is CoolNotCool, an app about friends and relationships where YOU choose what's 'cool' or 'not cool.' (Author abstract)
Do fun challenges with friends and be part of the respect effect on this app from Thats Not Cool. (Author abstract)
This brief describes the connection between technology and teen dating violence and provides providers with tips to share with their teen clients.