It can happen on a first date, or when you are deeply in love.
Dating violence is always wrong, and you can get help.
Dating violence includes: Dating violence often starts with emotional abuse.
In fact, 1 in 10 female high-schoolers say they have been physically abused by a dating partner in the past year.
Learn more about leaving an abusive dating relationship.
You also may think it is your fault that your partner has hurt you.