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How to Respond to Bullying

Original Source: https://www.stopbullying.gov/respond/on-the-spot/index.html Stop Bullying on the Spot. When adults respond quickly and consistently to bullying behavior they send the message that it is not acceptable. Research shows this can stop bullying behavior over time. There are simple steps adults can take to stop bullying on the spot and keep kids safe. Do: Intervene immediately. It […]

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What if I think my teen is a victim of dating violence?

Original source: http://www.raisingrespectapp.org/app/#article f you suspect abuse in your teen’s relationship, it can be difficult to know what to do next. Please know that you and your teen are not alone in navigating this situation. *IMPORTANT – If you suspect your teen is in an abusive relationship, do NOT respond to this article, or ask a question through this […]

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What if I think my teen is abusive?

Original Source: http://www.raisingrespectapp.org/app/#article It can be difficult to imagine your teen displaying abusive behaviors in their dating relationships. It is important not to ignore these behaviors. Some early signs of unhealthy behaviors may include: Being upset about their partner spending time away from them Asking their partner to change how they dress Showing jealousy towards their […]

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Partner violence is behind many female murders, report shows

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=6a94f53e-432b-4114-ac65-3b50a1555b25#.WphWeR3wbRZ Murder is one of the top causes of death among U.S. women under age 45 but affects women of all ages. And in about half of these homicides, the victim is killed by a current or former intimate partner. These disturbing findings come from a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that looked […]

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Domestic violence remains a life-threatening issue

Original Source: https://pennstatehershey.netreturns.biz/HealthInfo/Story.aspx?StoryId=525c7a48-428e-495a-b7b8-cffc5dc8daf7#.WphWDB3wbRZ Domestic violence is a serious problem. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recently reported that nearly half of female murder victims were killed by a current or former partner. 8 ways to stay safe If you’re in an abusive relationship, you might not feel like you can leave right now. But there are still […]

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