OPDV Publications and Materials The Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence has many publications that can be downloaded or ordered covering a wide range of topics and populations. Downloadable materials are generally PDF (Portable Document Format)* If you have a suggestion for an OPDV publication or material, please email your suggestion to [email protected]
Many more survive violence and suffer physical, mental, and or emotional health problems throughout the rest of their lives.
CDC is committed to stopping violence before it begins.
At loveisrespect, we talk a lot about how to support someone you care about if they are being abused.
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Consequences of Dating Violence Young people who experience abuse are more likely to be in fights or bring weapons to school, have higher rates of drug and alcohol abuse, and engage in high-risk sexual behaviors.