[tags: Teen Violence, Harmful Behaviors, Young Adulthood] - Eating disorders. The website “Family First Aid” tells us that teen suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death amongst adolescents in the United States and half of these yearly suicides are due to teen violence.Many people believe that slight cases of teen violence are just part of being a kid, when in fact they can have extremely awful and life changing effects on teenagers....Gender roles and dating relationships play a considerable role in the process of determining behavior patterns among the teenagers.
Therefore, adolescent period is generally accepted as an age of both victims as well abusers.
Teen dating violence and related problems are common in adolescent period.
Violence in teen dating relationships is alarmingly commonplace.
It occurs in heterosexual and same-sex relationships and cuts across racial/ethnic and socio economic lines.
- Teen Violence is a big dilemma in today’s society.