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Answer #2: Abuse occurs in a dating relationship because abusers have a sense of entitlement, i.e., they believe they have the right to behave this way, that they are entitled to all of their partner's attention, affection, loyalty and time.
Answer Question #8: List ways to hold abusers responsible for their abusive behavior.According to Love Is Respect.org, a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline, nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner in a single year.They also report that violent behavior typically begins between the ages of 12 and 18, but only 33% of teens who were in a violent relationship ever told anyone about the abuse.Forms of this abuse can be physical, sexual, emotional and psychological.Question #2: Why do you think abuse occurs in some teenage dating relationships?If you are an LGBTQ young person in crisis, immediate help is available through The Trevor Project’s lifeline. Reach out to Break the Cycle, an organization that helps young people ages 12 to 24, and check out their actionable steps that you can take to end dating abuse right now.