"She is required to keep her cell phone on all day, all night and be receptive," Murray explains.
"He wants to make sure the pictures are appropriate.
Thousands of sufferers see many general practitioners, specialists, and endure dozens of tests over a number of years before a definitive diagnosis is made.
This creates a great financial burden and is distressing for the patient.
Kevin Jennings, assistant deputy secretary of education for the Office of Safe and Drug-Free Schools, says digital dating abuse is becoming a more frequent problem among teens.
The 24/7 technology enables the abusive partner to stalk the other person after school and on weekends, he said.