Teaching about Teen Dating Violence entails not only discussing warning signs, what abuse looks like, and seeking help, but it also entails teaching students about how to help friends. Being a supportive friend can make a huge difference in a teen’s life, especially if they are experiencing teen dating violence.

The Power and Control wheel is a well known tool to teach about domestic violence. Attached is the Teen Power and Control wheel used to discuss teen dating violence with teens.

Teaching self care is important for all ages, and especially teens. Learning to love and support yourself is a big step to love and support someone else.

At TAP808, we not only provide outreach education, but also advocacy services. Attached is a handout that explains our services. To get help and apply for advocacy services please click on the “speak to someone” button at the top left of the web page.