Once learned, abusive behaviour is extremely difficult to change.
That’s why dating violence is one of the strongest predictors of future violence.
Girls and boys alike learn to recognize the warning signs of an abusive relationship and how to get help.
They learn how to create a respectful relationship — romantic or otherwise — a skill they will use for the rest of their life.
Her debut album Divine Brown was an underground hit and was fairly successful in the mainstream market. Her second album, The Love Chronicles, was released on August 19, 2008 and won a Juno award for best R&B/Soul album of the year in 2009.
Although teens may be wizards when it comes to technology, their relationship skills can be rudimentary.
A teen who is abused by their date has a much greater chance of being abused later in life.
Prevention is key, and the earlier in life the better.
Research clearly shows Healthy Relationship programs work.