In love and in danger: a teen's guide to breaking free of abusive relationships

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Publisher:
Seal Press,
Pub. Date:
[2006]
Language:
English
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With one out of eleven high school students in the past year experiencing some form of physical abuse , being hit, slapped, or physically hurt on purpose by a boyfriend or girlfriend , young adults need to know where they can turn for help. Even more teens (as high as ninety-six percent) reported emotional and psychological abuse in their relationships.This revised and updated edition for teenagers who have questions about abusive dating relationships helps them understand the causes and consequences of their situation, learn what they can do about it, find help from parents and other adults, and discover how to build healthier relationships. In Love and in Danger is one of the only books available on dating violence and abusive relationships that addresses young adults directly in a straightforward and non-condescending manner. Included are facts about dating violence, tips for how to tell if your relationship is abusive, information on why dating abuse happens, and what you can do if you are being abused by (or are abusing) someone you love. Packed with practical advice and compelling interviews with teens, this edition features updated information and statistics, an expanded resource section, and a new afterword by the author.
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9781580051873
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subject_facet Abusive men -- United States, Abusive women -- United States, Acquaintance rape -- United States, Date rape -- United States, Dating violence -- Juvenile literature, Dating violence -- United States -- Prevention, Literature, Teenage girls -- Abuse of -- United States, Victims of dating violence -- United States
title_display In love and in danger : a teen's guide to breaking free of abusive relationships
title_full In love and in danger : a teen's guide to breaking free of abusive relationships / Barrie Levy
title_short In love and in danger :
title_sub a teen's guide to breaking free of abusive relationships
topic_facet Abuse of, Abusive men, Abusive women, Acquaintance rape, Date rape, Dating violence, Prevention, Teenage girls, Victims of dating violence