Title

Adolescent Dating and Intimate Relationship Violence: Issues and Implications for School Psychologists

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

Spring 2011

Publication Source

School Psychology Forum

Abstract

Adolescent dating can be a healthy way of learning how to interact in an intimate relationship. However, some adolescent romantic relationships involve physical, emotional, or sexual abuse. This literature review examines the definition and prevalence of teen dating violence. Risk factors for becoming a perpetrator or victim are described. The article includes prevention and intervention strategies for school psychologists and suggested steps for future research.

Inclusive pages

1-12

Publisher

National Association of School Psychologists

Volume

5

Issue

1

Peer Reviewed

yes