Violence in teen dating may be more widespread than you think.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that one in four adolescents experiences some type of abuse from a partner each year.
Prevention steps can be taken at any time – before there is a concern that a child is being sexually abused to re-establishing safety to prevent further abuse.
By becoming educated about child sex abuse, you are already becoming a proactive and protective adult.
Many people who are being abused do not see themselves as victims.