7 Female Celebrities Who Spoke Out About Being in an Abusive Relationship

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If there’s one thing we learned from stars like Debby Ryan, Sarah Hyland and Rihanna, it’s that abusive relationships can happen to anyone at any time. According to Loveisrespect, “nearly 1.5 million high school students nationwide experience physical abuse from a dating partner in a single year” and “one in three adolescents in the US is a victim of physical, sexual, emotional or verbal abuse from a dating partner.”

Now, after going through such horrific incidents in the public eye, those stars, plus many more, have taken it upon themselves to speak out about dating abuse and educate young people and let them know that they are not wrong and they are not alone. Here are seven female celebrities who have spoken publicly about their abusive relationships.

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