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The abuse in the relationship left me manipulated, depressed and suicidal.” After six months, Guerrero’s mother, seeing what was happening to her son, invited him to come home to California.

Together, they began to volunteer at Laura’s House.

“I stopped going to church because she didn’t go,” he said.

“I lost my job and was spending all of my money to feed her.

One study found that one in ten members of online dating sites is a scammer.

Recent data breaches on Plentyof and e put hundreds of members’ personal info at risk.“Men and boys are not the only perpetrators.” Abuse is also not limited to heterosexual dating relationships.“Many gay and lesbian teens are victims of abuse in same-sex relationships,” said Krista Driver, a marriage and family therapist and CEO of the Mariposa Women and Families Center in Orange.“We need to talk to these kids before they start dating.” To accomplish this, Laura’s House conducts outreach in schools across Orange County, giving teens and younger kids tools to recognize relationship red flags and get help. Guerrero has advice for parents to end dating violence: Show curiosity and build trust. “I decided to do their domestic violence prevention training,” he said.