55; December 2015 There is a great concern about the incidence of violent behavior among children and adolescents.
This complex and troubling issue needs to be carefully understood by parents, teachers, and other adults.
April 4, 2017Teen dating violence represents a serious public health and criminal justice problem.
Although several risk factors for teen dating violence have been identified, the causes and mechanisms that lead to its development are still unclear.
However, it is still not understood how these risk factors unfold and progress throughout a child’s life to ultimately contribute to teen dating violence.
Findings from two NIJ-funded studies that focused on high-risk youth highlight the importance of family context in the development of aggression and teen dating violence. D., and her colleagues at the University at Buffalo conducted two studies to examine possible developmental pathways, including family-based risks that contribute to, and protective factors that discourage, involvement in teen dating violence.
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