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Dating/Relationship Violence. Health Mrs. Wagner. Date Rape. Unwanted, forced sexual intercourse with someone the victim knows ( family member, co-worker, boyfriend, etc.) One of the least reported crimes Reasons: Someone they know – crime? Most often occurs in the college environment.

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Dating relationship violence

Dating/Relationship Violence

Health

Mrs. Wagner


Date rape

Date Rape

  • Unwanted, forced sexual intercourse with someone the victim knows ( family member, co-worker, boyfriend, etc.)

  • One of the least reported crimes

  • Reasons: Someone they know – crime?

  • Most often occurs in the college environment


Statistics

Statistics

  • 75% of all sexual assaults are committed by someone the victim knows

  • 50% will happen on an actual date

  • 82,000 rapes reported each year

  • 1/3 of women don’t discuss the rape with anyone and over 90% didn’t report it to the police

  • 1 in 12 college men admit to sexually abusing women, but do not see themselves as rapists


Causes

Causes

  • Poor communication – victim may agree to be alone with person, but not agree to sexual intercourse

  • Wrong ideas

  • Alcohol/drug use ( 75% of rapists drink or take drugs before committing the crime)

  • Owed to them – paid for dinner, agreed and changed mind, met her at a bar, dressed provocatively, been with her before, etc.


Signs

Signs

  • Hostility toward women

  • Misconceptions about women and their needs

  • Domineering personality

  • Unrealistic views of women

  • Men do not have the right to pressure or force a woman to have sex AND

  • Women have a responsibility to talk openly about sexual expectations. (Be Assertive)


Be safe

Be Safe

  • Go somewhere public

  • Find out information about the person

  • Provide your own transportation

  • Have cell phone and own money

  • Watch your drinks

  • Rohypnol – no taste, no smell, no color – 15 – 20 minutes before it works – causes amnesia

  • GHB – (Date Rape Drug) – salty taste

  • Let roommate/friend know

  • Don’t change plans

  • Open own drinks – don’t leave lying around


Relationships

Relationships

  • Signs of problems

    - Physical abuse – get out – will escalate

    - Alcohol/drugs – affect judgment, moods, fear

    - Fights get personal (attacking each other)

    - Cheating

    - Jealousy = lack of trust

    - No boundaries

    - “No” is ignored

    - Starts rumors

    - Makes threats


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