Abuse is a choice and there are resources and counselors that can help him or her understand the consequences, the alternatives to violence, and how to stop the abuse.
If your teen isn’t ready to openly communicate with you about his or her relationship, let him or her know there are confidential resources and trained individuals available to answer questions and help avoid unhealthy relationships.
And, while your teen needs you more than ever to help them through this challenging time, they are also seeking independence and turning to peers.
While it may seem easier to let your teen shake you loose, hang on. Right now, your teen is forming relationships that set the stage for future relationships.
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I am the sort of person who mesmerizes people from the moment I place my glance on them.
Welcome to one of the most challenging phases of parenting—adolescence.
In all likelihood, your young teen is experiencing significant emotional, psychological and physical changes.Pass on the information below, but let your teen know you are SAN FRANCISCO (April 27, 2016) – Futures Without Violence (FUTURES) announced today that it received its first Webby Award for That’s Not Cool, a website aimed at preventing teen dating violence and digital abuse.Complete this form to report a possible incident of bullying/harassment or Teen Dating Violence and Abuse as defined in the Pinellas County Schools' Policy against Bullying and Harassment or the Pinellas County Schools' Teen Dating Violence and Abuse Policy for secondary students.Please describe what happened (Be specific - include date, time, specific location, grade level of the victim(s) and accused and any person(s) involved) and if known, whether either the victim or the accused is an ESE student.If this report is regarding an adult, please specify who and include the above details.If you need support there are people and resources available to help.