Watch the video below with youth, then use the questions below to have a mentoring conversation with them.
- What happened to Rihanna when she was dating Chris Brown?
- How many high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner in a year? (1.5 million)
- How many weeks of counseling did Chris Brown have to go through after abusing Rihanna? Do you think it changed him? Why?
- What did Ray Rice do to his girlfriend?
- What happened to Ray Rice as a result?
- What are other ways that someone can abuse someone besides physical abuse? (emotional, mentally, verbally)
- How can these other forms of abuse be just as bad as physical abuse?
- What do you need to do to prevent being an abuser in any form?
- If you do abuse someone, what could be the consequences for you?
- What are some do's and don'ts for showing respect to your dating partner?