When it comes to friendships and relationships it’s a brave new world thanks to the Internet. There are tons of horror stories about teens being lured off the Internet and into ...
It’s totally normal to look at the world through rose-colored glasses in the early stages of a relationship. But for some people, those rose-colored glasses turn into blinders that keep them ...
Dating violence is intimate partner violence that occurs between two people in a close relationship. The abuse can be physical, emotional, or sexual, and it’s a growing concern among teens. The ...
When it comes to sexual activity and sex, you have the right to decide when you do it, where you do it, and how you do it. For any sexual activity ...
You’d be hard pressed to find a teen who isn’t glued to their smartphone these days. But what about that teen who’s being bombarded with text messages from a significant other ...
Whether you’re casually hooking up or have been going out for a while now, setting boundaries is an important part of any relationship. To have the healthiest relationship, both partners should ...
Teen dating violence is a topic that is hard to talk about. Most people think it will never happen to them or their son or daughter, however, millions of high schoolers ...
Love can take you to new highs — and new lows. You may have the strongest feelings of your life, which is great when things are good. But if things go ...
In the two years she was with him, there were beatings, more rapes and emotional abuse. Afterward, he would apologize profusely and give her gifts, and everything would seem perfect again. ...
As a teenager, dating is something that everyone your age is doing, and you certainly do not want to be left out and made the “odd” ball”. There is a time ...
February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Nationally and locally, it’s a time to raise awareness about abuse in teen and young adult relationships. The 2017 theme for Teen Dating Violence ...
More than 1 in 10 teens who have been on a date have also been physically abused by a boyfriend or girlfriend in the last year. Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month ...
Love can take you to new highs — and new lows. You may have the strongest feelings of your life, which is great when things are good. But if things go ...
Most parents of teenagers would never imagine that their kids could become victims of domestic abuse, but remarkably, it is an increasingly common occurrence. One young girl shared a very personal ...
Dating these days isn’t really called dating. Nowadays teens call it ‘talking’ or ‘hanging out.’ For the younger set, middle schoolers who are 11 and 12 years old, being in a ...
According to a recent study, dating violence can also be perpetrated digitally by harassing, stalking or controlling a romantic partner via technology and social media. Here’s what you can do about ...
Grace Phipps is being more honest than ever before. The star, who played Laila in the Teen Beach franchise, bravely opened up about an abusive relationship, and the lasting, toxic effect ...
Have you ever sent a sext? I know that I have — and accidentally published that sext on my Snap story for several hours. While that was my mistake, your sexts ...