Dating Violence Experiences of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Youth


credit: Food Navigator

According to a report by Urban Institute on dating violence experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender youth, media coverage and the literature on lesbian, gay, and bisexual youth focus more on violence involving hate crimes and bullying, while ignoring the fact that vulnerable youth also may be at increased risk of violence in their dating relationships.

The study also notes that teen dating violence can be considered a developmental stepping stone in the pathway toward adult intimate partner violence.


Read the Entire Article


Federal Programs Related to - Gay/Lesbian Studies

Programs that focus on homosexuality in history, society, politics, and cultural life; usually with an emphasis on the modern emergence of gays and lesbians as a sociolcultural minority movement, the identification of social, literary, and artistic themes and the definition of, and public policy and legal issues surrounding the gay and lesbian community. Gay Studies; Homosexual Studies; Lesbian Studies

    Federal Programs Related to - Behavioral Science Programs

    Programs that focus on the social sciences, psychology, and biomedical sciences to study complex problems of human individual and social growth and behavior.




      Social Entrepreneurship
      Spotlight



      Social Enterprise Cook School Launches Crowdfunding Campaign


      Social Enterprise Cook School Launches Crowdfunding Campaign

      The Larder Cook School in West Lothian is a social enterprise that trains young people for a career in the food business. Recently, the school has launched a crowdfunder to help it teach another 80 students a year.




      Social Services Jobs

        Social Work Jobs
        Social Services Employment
        Program Director Jobs
        Fundraising & Development Jobs
        Foundation Related Jobs