Review of the CDC’s “Choose Respect” Dating Violence Prevention Materials

Jodie Hertzog


An overview of resources developed for the Center for Disease Control’s national “Choose Respect” initiative targeting youth ages 11-14 is provided. The initiative’s goal is to prevent teen dating violence by promoting healthy relationship development. Resources include a community action kit, downloadable video, television and radio advertisements as well as educational posters.


dating violence; prevention initiatives; community organizing

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