Teen Domestic Violence Awareness Month

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A new study shows that 20 percent of youth have dealt with emotional abuse from a dating partner in the past 12 months, and this number goes up to nearly 30 percent for young women.

Verna Griffin-Tabor, CEO at The Center For Community Solutions (CCS), and  Misti Rodríguez-Gyamfi, Prevention and Education & Advocacy Services Director for CCS, were in studio to tell us more about teen domestic violence.

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
Free, confidential, and available 24/7

Contact CCS for help at 1-888-385-4657 or visit www.ccssd.org.

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