Relationships Matter - Dr. Annie Abram
About This Show
My show is called "Relationships Matter":
Whether it's your child, spouse, your co-worker or the person behind the counter at the dry cleaners, how you interact with others is what makes up the fabric of your day. Coping, cajoling, conceding or just standing your ground could all be invoked over the course of an hour. How you respond can either make or break your day. On Relationships Matter, we we will peel the onion, helping you to understand your interactions with others so that you can create meaningful communications with the people in your life. Join Dr. Annie and expert guests for a deeper understanding of your relationships, how to make them better and most importantly how to make them matter.
Most Recent Episode
Teen Dating Violence
Today our guest is Dr. Phyllis Holditch Niolon, PhD, Acting Special Assistant to the Associate Director of Science in the Division of Violence Prevention, National Center for Injury Prevention and Control. We will discuss teen dating violence, and helping communities, parents, and kids to learn how to directly deal with this problem which occurs everywhere to males and females. Dr. Niolon emphasizes on the importance of deepening relationships with the family and the community. There needs to be education and support all around.
Dr. Niolon's research focuses on the rigorous evaluation of interventions to prevent intimate partner violence and teen dating violence. She is the lead of the randomized controlled trial evaluating the comparative effectiveness of CDC’s Dating Matters®: Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships Initiative and serves as a subject matter expert on intimate partner violence and teen dating violence.