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Digital Abuse: Social Networking Safety

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month.

Love is Respect continue to educate teens, parents and communities on dating violence.  We live in a world of technology where today it’s not only about physical and verbal abuse, people are suffering with digital abuse. 215 more words

Parenting Teens

Sexting and Teen Dating Violence: New California Law Helps Protect Survivors of Non-consensual Pornography

by Shaena Spoor, Social Media Volunteer

I can recall a time in middle school where a group of giggling girls huddled around their friend to look at a nude photo someone had sent. 649 more words

Domestic Violence Information

Digital Abuse and Sexting

A few months ago, I blogged about stalking and how that experience affected me personally. I received countless unwelcome texts from a former friend, who used the “Spoof” application to continue to gain access to my phone number, despite my efforts to stop them from contacting me. 424 more words

Teen Dating Violence

Experts Warn Of Growing Digital Domestic Abuse

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Experts are warning of a growing form of domestic violence they call “digital abuse” when one partner uses technology to control and intimidate their significant other. 531 more words

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Digital Domestic Violence

“Stranger danger” has been used frequently to describe online threats, particularly those facing minors. However, one of the most serious digital dangers facing some individuals is posed by those who likely know the Internet user the best, such as a former spouse or significant other. 962 more words