In addition, more than 60 percent of boys and girls reported being both victims and perpetrators of psychological abuse, which includes things like put-downs and insults, threats and controlling actions (such as telling a partner what to wear or continuously monitoring his or her whereabouts).
Adolescents in the age range 15-18 reported higher rates of relationship abuse than youth ages 12-14.
Each team plays for a child and is named for that child. EDITOR’S NOTE: This article originally was written and published by LACASA in September, 2012.
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Although these research findings can feel overwhelming, there are things that caring adults can do as you think about the wellbeing of the young people within your immediate and community circles.