It’s important to note that people are often hesitant to discuss family violence, and it often goes unreported.
READ MORE: Why Canada still has a long way to go in tackling domestic abuse The report takes a hard look at reported instances of family violence, and explores the challenging job of identifying, preventing or stopping the violence.“For many, this report may be difficult and disturbing to read,” states the report’s introduction by Dr.
It can occur in person or electronically and might occur between a current or former dating partner.
Several different words are used to describe teen dating violence.
A., Mac Mullin, J., Waechter, R., Wekerle, C., & The MAP Research Team. Child maltreatment, adolescent attachment style, and dating violence: Considerations in youths with borderline-to-mild intellectual disability.
International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 9(5), 555-576.