This session provides an overview of the culturally specific issues faced by Latin@ youth victims of teen dating violence. The presenters discussed signs of teen dating violence, cultural dynamics, risk factors, promising practices at the local level and offered an overview of the national efforts to engage Latin@ families.
- Pierre Berastaín, National Latin@ Network
- Alejandro Palacios, Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence
- Jessica Nunan, Caminar Latino
- Gerald Guevarra, Proyecto Juventud, Mujeres Latinas en Acción Chicago