Know the Signs of Relationship Abuse morethanjustsex One in three adolescents in the U.S. is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional, or verbal abuse from a dating partner. Relationship abuse can exist in many forms and non-violent forms of abuse often precede physical abuse. This PSA encourages teens to know the warning signs of relationship abuse and provides resources for help.
Leslie Morgan Steiner: Why domestic violence victims don't leave TEDx Talks Leslie Morgan Steiner was in "crazy love" -- that is, madly in love with a man who routinely abused her and threatened her life. Steiner tells the dark story of her relationship, correcting misconceptions many people hold about victims of domestic violence, and explaining how we can all help break the silence.
The Cycles of Abuse University of California Television (UCTV) Dr. Deepak Chopra speaks on the evolution and cyclicality of abusive relationships, as well as the ways this may affect an individual in the early stages of development. He also explores the effects of a positive presence on a victim of abuse.