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Healthy Relationships Education Offers a Real Chance to Reduce Domestic Violence.

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Sarah Page And Em Temple-Malt
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As part of the new-style sex education curriculum, school pupils will soon start learning about healthy intimate relationships – which could help to significantly reduce future domestic abuse in the UK. One of the various professionals who work with victims of domestic abuse, and were interviewed as part of this report, believes healthy relationships education needs to be taught in schools from a young age : "I think kids should know that 'this is what we do', that 'this isn't what we do'…and it isn't just the basics of you don't hit girls."

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