In "Twisted Love: Dating Violence Exposed," Neve Campbell from the "Scream" movies and "Party of Five" joins In the Mix host Julio to expose and examine this crucial issue.[Cast your vote on the issue] Two young survivors of abuse, Kelly and Aisha, talk about their relationships with their boyfriends and how the abuse started one physical, the other emotional. Fw-300 #ya-qn-sort h2 /* Breadcrumb */ #ya-question-breadcrumb #ya-question-breadcrumb i #ya-question-breadcrumb a #bc .ya-q-full-text, .ya-q-text #ya-question-detail h1 html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] .ya-q-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-full-text, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] .ya-q-text html[lang="zh-Hant-TW"] #ya-question-detail h1, html[lang="zh-Hant-HK"] #ya-question-detail h1 #Stencil . Bdend-1g /* Trending Now */ /* Center Rail */ #ya-center-rail .profile-banner-default .ya-ba-title #Stencil . Bgc-lgr #ya-best-answer, #ya-qpage-msg, #ya-question-detail, li.ya-other-answer .tupwrap .comment-text /* Right Rail */ #Stencil . Bxsh-003-prpl #yai-q-answer, #ya-trending, #ya-related-questions h2. Fw-300 .qstn-title #ya-trending-questions-show-more, #ya-related-questions-show-more #ya-trending-questions-more, #ya-related-questions-more /* DMROS */ .Friends don't understand why it took years for both Kelly and Aisha to finally get out. Aisha finally calls it quits because of extreme violence and gets help through a teen theatre program. Therapists point out that it's often the woman who is questioned and blamed for staying in a relationship like this, not the male for his abusive behavior. ] The District Attorney of Westchester County outlines legal rights and shows what steps the system takes to protect victims.Teen members of the Dating Violence Intervention Program go to a Boston high school where they conduct a workshop on dating violence, exposing cultural and media stereotypes that contribute to abusive tendencies.Fearing for her daughter's safety, she risks everything and decides to seek help at a local women's shelter.
A new initiative introduced by El Paso County officials aimed at reducing domestic violence and teen dating violence.Teens act out dating violence scenes and laud their program as a release for their feelings as well as a way to increase awareness.[Great resources] [Get help 24/7] "Twisted Love: Dating Violence Exposed" is regularly re-broadcast on PBS affiliates across the country.February is National Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month (TDVAM).
This is an issue that impacts everyone – not just teens – but their parents, teachers, friends and communities as well.
Dating Violence: Twisted Love It may shock you to know that 3 out of every 10 teens have experienced violence in their dating relationships.