Healthy relationships are a vital part of identity and intimacy development. Learning how to use assertive communication, set boundaries, and ask for help are critical to developing positive, prosocial relationships. When youth expect and offer respect, mature relationships grow.
Love is Respect.org is the national resource to prevent unhealthy relationships by empowering young people through inclusive and eqitable education, support, and resources.
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Not sure if you are ready to date? Take the readiness quiz and discuss your expectations about dating behavior with a trusted adult for youth age 13-21.
Take this quiz from LoveisRespect.org to analyze how healthy your relatinship is. Always consult a trusted adult to discuss.
Dating Matters®: Strategies to Promote Healthy Teen Relationships is a comprehensive teen dating violence prevention model developed by CDC to stop teen dating violence before it starts.
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If you need help and are under the age of 18, reach out to a trusted adult, such as a counselor, a parent, a teacher, or a coach. Finding assistance and the best-fit resources in your community is priority. To book Dr. Crystal Collier to present at your school, parent organization, or in your community, please contact us!
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