Books on dating violence
Did you know that February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month?I had no idea until I saw someone talking about it, and I thought it would be more than worthwhile to talk a bit about why having a month of awareness of this topic is important, as well as offer some discussion fodder and a reading list of YA fiction that delves into teen dating violence.By having a better understanding, we may be able to work towards prevention and early intervention.'' --Dr. Read it now for the inside story on teen dating violence and what to look out for.Elin's honesty, compelling experience and simply beautiful writing deliver a message every parent and granparent needs to get.An esteemed panel of judges includes education, media and other experts as well as parents, children, librarians, performing artists, producers, medical and business professionals, authors, scientists and others. Parents and educators look for the Mom's Choice Awards seal in selecting quality materials and products for children and families.This book/product has been honored by this distinguished award.
These numbers were reported in a survey separate from the one above, so considered separately and considered together, those numbers are frightening.
Starting a conversation about this topic can be difficult, but I think it’s one that’s important to keep aware of and know the statistics about because it should be informative in working with teens.
Whether you’re an educator or a librarian or teen advocate in some capacity (which includes writers for teens, readers who appreciate YA fiction, bloggers, and so forth), being ignorant of what teens experience or are familiar with because of their peers’ experiences can be more harmful than helpful.
He tells her a story of a queen who is mistreated, and she realizes that it has basis in reality.
by Elize Moser Goodreads | Amazon | My review 2013.