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Molly: My husband has never accepted our son has a disability.I have an intellectual disability and my husband doesn’t accept that either, because he can’t see it.If he ever found out a boy had been near me he would instantly think the worst and beat them up.I became tired of all this and I admit I was no angel throughout our relationship. I took beatings off my boyfriend at the age of 14, he would kick me on the floor, punch me in the face, he even broke my fingers.These findings, to be presented today in Honolulu at a meeting of the American Psychological Association, are the latest to shed light on a problem that has only come out of the shadows in recent years.
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As an innocent 13 year old, Becky never imagined she would become involved in teen domestic violence - that, surely, only affected older, married women?
Sadly Becky soon found out the reality of teen abuse.
Here is her story: Since the age of nine I had been in love with this one boy ... We used to get together and he used to cheat, even at the young age of 11 he broke my heart by cheating on me.
At the age of 13 we got back together and at first it was great: he was loving and kind.