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Section two presents perspectives on the societal context of dating violence, includign sexism, racism, class bias and the general invisibility and powerlessness of adolescents.
The final two sections describe a variety of successful community or school-based programs developed to educate and assist teenagers–from workshops on “addictive love” to programs on date rape.
And one concrete way teens see to “be adult” is by entering into a romantic relationship.
They assert their emotional independence from parents by becoming emotionally involved with someone else.
It is now estimated that one out of three high school and college-age youth experience sexual, emotional, or physical abuse in their relationships.
Being human, however, is complicated, and not all of us have been trained how to moderate our emotions and endure frustration calmly.
Both call for action and a tool for change, Dating Violence is an indispensible book for teachers, counselors and other professionals working with teenagers–and all readers concerned with fostering healthy, non-violent relationships between young people.
Lawanna Lynn Campbell endured a marriage full of domestic violence, infidelity, crack cocaine addiction, and alcohol abuse.
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The Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition is a statewide advocacy organization committed to the prevention and elimination of sexual and domestic violence.