Teenage dating violence should schools interfere
Nearly two-thirds of TV programs contain some physical violence.
Most self-involving video games contain some violent content, even those for children.
“They feel like they’re insignificant because their kids’ lives are moving so fast. start introducing logic, then you get them thinking, rather than just feeling.” The dialogue could make a critical difference when your child is deciding whether to enter — or exit — a potentially dangerous relationship. WATCH FOR SIGNS: Don’t wait for signs of physical abuse before stepping in.
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According to the US Bureau of Justice Statistics, the overall violent victimization rate (eg, rape and assaults) decreased by 40% from 2001 to 2010.
Similarly, the murder rate in the US has dropped by almost half, from 9.8 per 100,000 people in 1991 to 5.0 in 2009.“You can point out behaviors and ask if they think that’s loving: This person calls you an idiot. Levy says, so that you teach self-protection skills in the process: “I use my observations and my concern to ask direct, clear questions: ‘I notice every time he texts you, you get scared. You don’t want your teen to feel blamed or ashamed.