Four warning signs of dating abuse
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Choose focuses on preventing dating abuse by educating 11- 14-year-olds about healthy relationships.
That’s what a local foundation, created in memory of Cockeysville native Yeardley Love, is doing through a film.
Until Love’s publicized murder by her ex-boyfriend, dating violence was something women thought would never happen to them.
Now, her family and the foundation are spotlighting the issue.
It can be verbal or physical and sometimes, as in the case of Wayland, Mass., teen Lauren Astley, it can end in death. Researchers estimate that one in three young adults between the ages of 14 and 20 has experienced some form of dating violence.
“Of teenagers who are in abusive relationships, 3 percent will tell an authority figure, 6 percent will tell a family member, but 75 percent will tell a friend - that’s why we focus on kids,” former Middlesex County, Mass., District Attorney Gerry Leone tells “48 Hours”.
“The storylines are broken down into these four escalating phases of relationship violence,” the film explains. “Where suddenly the perpetrator in this case doesn’t allow the victim to make choices, focusing on a lot of control issues.
Cyberbullying.” The One Love Foundation–organized in memory of Cockeysville’s Yeardley Love–is the driving force behind the educational video.It’s mission is to promote dynamic educational programs, particularly those in the areas of the development of healthy teen relationships, the arts and community service.Created from tragedy, Dating Abuse Stops Here, or DASH, was created to inspire and inform a community.The Date Safe Project is committed to being the nation’s leading organization for teaching how “asking first” makes all the difference in creating safer intimacy and in decreasing occurrences of sexual assault.Futures Without Violence has led the way and set the pace for ground-breaking education programs, national policy development, professional training programs, and public actions designed to end violence against women, children and families around the world.According to Love is Respect.org, dating abuse is a pattern of destructive behaviors used to exert power and control over a dating partner. “It all happened so slowly,” Brittny explained of the increasingly aggressive and controlling behavior her once goofy, fun boyfriend started exhibiting.