Created by Peace Over Violence, the 12-unit curriculum covers many facets of violence prevention with an emphasis on relationship violence, sexual assault and harassment. More extensive multi-session trainings are also available.
Staff at the Washington State Administrative Office of the Courts (AOC) updated the lesson in 2012.
Dating violence is a big problem facing today’s population of young adults.
Dating violence knows no boundaries and does not discriminate.
Watch a 3 minute video that describes the Dating Matters Recently, efforts to prevent teen dating violence have grown, particularly in schools and among policymakers and sexual violence and domestic violence prevention groups.
Now many states and communities also are working to stop teen dating violence.