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Dating Abuse & Digital Abuse


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Breaking the Cycle: Dating Violence 101

Love is Respect

MTV’s A Thin Line 

MTV — Teen’s Story of Abuse, Part I

MTV — What is Teen Dating Violence, Part II

Start Strong Teens

Respect to All

Teen Dating Bill of Rights

Teen Dating Violence: Michigan

Teens Experiencing AbusePower & Control Wheel

Teen Relationship Spectrum

That’s Not Cool

Rape & Sexual Assault


911 Rape — Information and support

After Silence — Online support group for survivors

Dancing in the Darkness — Survivors’ forum

End the Silence — Survivors heal through creativity, art and poetry

Girl Thrive — For teens & young women survivors

Pandora’s Project  — Information, resources and support for teens

Project Respect — Yes Means Yes

RAINNHelp for sexual assault survivors

Slang is Smack: Ann Arbor teen’s article on why not to use “rape” as a slang word

Teen Breaks — About date rape and sexual assault

Weave — What is sexual assault?

Abuse & Interpersonal Violence


Joyful Heart Foundation — For victims of child abuse, domestic violence & sexual assault

Teen Help: What is Emotional Abuse?

Teen Health: What is Abuse?

YOUTH Resource: Hostile Aggressive Parenting

LACASA Staff Insight

Why Children Don’t Tell: Sandusky case sheds light on complexities of child sexual abuse

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is updated regularly in the footnote section, which provides links to ongoing news about the Penn State Scandal and its aftermath. By Robin L. O’Grady with Nicole Matthews-Creech The conviction of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky captured the nation’s attention and cast a spotlight on an endless question: […]