Online Program

Dating violence: Prevention and intervention

Monday, November 2, 2015: 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Intimate partner violence in adolescent and young adult couples is a public health concern that has gained more attention in recent years. This session provides an overview of risk and protective factors related to dating violence among teens and young adults.
Session Objectives: Describe factors that contribute to teen dating violence; Evaluate strategies to reduce dating violence; Assess media reports of teen dating violence
Pamela Mejia, MPH, MS

Teen dating violence: How is it framed in California newspapers and education news sources?   
Laura Nixon, MPH, Pamela Mejia, MPH, MS, Lori Dorfman, DrPH, Krista ´╗┐´╗┐Niemczyk and Kathy Moore, MSW

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Organized by: Family Violence Prevention Caucus
Endorsed by: Injury Control and Emergency Health Services, Population, Reproductive and Sexual Health, School Health Education and Services, Women's Caucus, Black Caucus of Health Workers, APHA-Committee on Women's Rights

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)