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It is important to create spaces, such as school communities, where the behavioral norms are not tolerant of abuse in dating relationships.

More than 60 percent said that the programs influenced their choice in partners, or helped them decide to leave an unhealthy relationship.

“The program helped me learn how to recognize healthy and unhealthy relationships and how to overcome possible problems and issues that could lead to an unhealthy relationship.

A recent evaluation of programs funded by the Canadian Women’s Foundation, conducted by Dr.

Leslie Tutty of the University of Calgary, revealed that 90 percent of students said the programs taught them how to keep their relationships healthy, even years after leaving school.

All too often these examples suggest that violence in a relationship is normal, but violence is never acceptable.

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