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Teenage dating and violence

His work has appeared in the online editions of the "Houston Chronicle" and "USA Today," among other outlets.

Learn the potential problems facing teenagers who date.

Teen dating violence is as common as domestic violence in adult relationships.

A 2001 study of high school students conducted by Harvard University found that one in five teenage girls had been physically or sexually abused by a dating partner.

Preventing Dating Violence Dating violence can happen to any teen regardless of gender, race, socio-economic status, or whether or not they have experience with dating.