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ERIC Number: EJ829737
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1086-4385
Teen Perceptions of Dating Violence, Help-Seeking, and the Role of Schools
Gallopin, Colleen; Leigh, Laila
Prevention Researcher, v16 n1 p17-20 2009
From April 2007 to June 2008, focus groups with 41 Washington, DC youth, ages 11 to 19, were conducted by Break the Cycle. One group consisted of eight self-identified sexual minority teens. Participants were asked questions exploring their opinions on the prevalence of dating violence among teens, dating violence dynamics, seeking or providing help, and school responses to dating violence. This article explores the participants' opinions on these issues and concludes with practical implications for providers.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: District of Columbia