Get this - teens between 16 and 19 are three and a half times more likely than the general population to be victims of rape, attempted rape or sexual assault.
Now, true or false - teenagers often report abuse to their parents or school counselors. False. They are far more likely to tell friends.
And where does teen dating violence most commonly occur? At school, in vehicles, at home or on the internet. The answer is at the home of the victim or the abuser.
Girls who experience dating violence face in increased risk of eating disorders, multiple sexual partners, pregnance and suicide.