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Domestic abuse affects everyone — family, friends, and even the community. Children often are affected if they are living in a space where this is taking place.
Whatever stage you and your teen are going through in discussing and learning about dating violence, there are plenty of resources that can be really helpful.
As a parent, your instinct is to help your child in whatever way you can. Here are some tips to keep in mind when trying to help a child who is experiencing abuse.
How can you tell if your child is in an unhealthy or abusive relationship? Sometimes it can be difficult to tell what behavior is just unhealthy from behavior that is abusive.