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After reading the news of his girlfriend’s “death,” Benz posted on social media he was going to kill himself. Like I don’t get why you aren’t,” Carter allegedly told Roy via text.
Researchers with the University of British Columbia (UBC) and Simon Fraser University (SFU) conducted a longitudinal study of dating violence.
While reports of physical abuse went down over time, they say there is a troubling gender-related trend.
Five percent of teens reported physical abuse from their dating partners in 2013, down from 6 percent in 2003.
Be available to assist with safety planning but let your teen take the lead on when and how to end the relationship.
If you need more advice on how to help a youngster who’s being abused or if you want help starting the conversation about healthy relationships, contact the National Domestic Violence Hotline or visit