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If you’d like to start dating again after experiencing abuse, here are some things to consider.
Now that Teen DV Month is over, what can you do to help end dating abuse?
Check out the highlights from our Teen DV Month #teendvchat about respectful sexual relationships!
Respect is important in all aspects of a relationship, but when it comes to sex, it’s really important for mutual respect to be a priority.
Promote healthy relationships and raise awareness about dating abuse during Respect Week!
Missed our first Teen DV Month Twitter chat? No worries! Check out the conversation on Storify.
Today we commemorate 10 years of engaging, educating and empowering young people to end dating abuse.
Sometimes our ideas about what’s disrespectful are influenced by unrealistic expectations about our relationships, as well as feelings of jealousy, possessiveness or insecurity – which can all contribute to unhealthy or even abusive behavior.
People have a lot of different ideas about what “respect” means. Let’s talk about what it means in a healthy relationship!
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