• Stay safe in any situation, create a Safety Plan.
  • Know where to go, what to do and who to call when the abuse starts.
  • Love has many definitions but abuse isn't one of them.
  • Learn the difference between healthy, unhealthy and abusive behaviors with the Relationship Spectrum.


A partnership between Break the Cycle and the National Dating Abuse Helpline, loveisrespect.org has been featured across the media as a resource for troubled teens and young adults. Local, national and international press have all written in recognition of our efforts to end dating violence. We are happy to work with all types of media to raise awareness about the silent epidemic of dating abuse. Learn more about us by downloading a portion of our media kit.

For media inquiries, please contact Liz Bradford of Bradford Public Relations, Inc. at lbradford@bradfordpr.com or 512-685-6298.

In the News

Break the Cycle, the National Dating Abuse Helpline and loveisrespect.org have collaborated with many print publications including the New York Times, Seventeen, Associated Press, Cosmopolitan, Family Circle and Austin American Statesman. We have been featured on diverse television programming such as the Tyra Banks Show, Lifetime’s Reviving Ophelia, Teen Mom and News 8 Austin. We are also happy to work with a wide range of online publications such as the Huffington Post, Perez Hilton and Hollywoodlife.com.