by Staff Teen violence is real, and is a big part of a teenager’s life in the society we live in today.It can include things like dating someone who is violent, who slaps them around frequently, to other teens in school beating on them.According to school violence statistics, school shooting incidents have increased dramatically.
By learning about the causes of teen violence and what each of us can do to help prevent this type of abuse we can help our communities be a safer place.
Your child sees violence in their school everyday; many teens are using drugs and alcohol and become very depressed.
This can be dangerous because they are not thinking clearly and may bring a gun or knife to school.
There are common risk factors that can be youth violence warning signs.
See a list of warning signs that a child may become violent, some risk factors that increase the chance a teenager may participate in violence, also warning signs your teen is a victim of violence.