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Examples of emotional dating abuse
Dating abuse or dating violence is defined as the perpetration or threat of an act of violence by at least one member of an unmarried couple on the other member within the context of dating or courtship.
The Effects of Child Abuse and Exposure to Domestic Violence on Adolescent Internalizing and Externalizing Behavior Problems, Carrie A.
Unhealthy relationships can start early and last a lifetime.
Many teens do not report it because they are afraid to tell friends and family. Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance – United States, 2015.
The 2015 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey [2.77MB,180Pages, 508] found that nearly 12% of high school females reported physical violence and nearly 16% reported sexual violence from a dating partner in the 12 months* before they were surveyed. As teens develop emotionally, they are heavily influenced by experiences in their relationships.
For instance, repeatedly asking an eight-year-old to be responsible for the family's dinner is inappropriate.
Giving a child responsibilities that are greater than a child of that age can handle or using a child for profit is abusive.
Dating violence crosses all racial, age, economic and social lines.
The Center for Relationship Abuse Awareness describes dating abuse as a "pattern of abusive and coercive behaviors used to maintain power and control over a former or current intimate partner." Individuals of all walks of life can find themselves in an abusive relationship.
Many times the parent is physically there but emotionally unavailable.
Failing to respond to or consistently interact with your child constitutes emotional and psychological abuse. Terrorizing Parents who use threats, yelling and cursing are doing serious psychological damage to their children.