By Barrie Levy With one out of eleven high school students in the past year experiencing some form of physical abuse — being hit, slapped, or physically hurt on purpose by a boyfriend or girlfriend — young adults need to know where they can turn for help.
Written in an entertaining and interactive style, Graham bridges the gap between education and the real world and, in addition, shows you how to boost self-esteem, avoid peer pressure, and handle the stresses of daily life that are part of being a young adult.
As founder of Athletes Against Drugs, an organization created to combat drug abuse and promote youth leadership, Graham knows how to talk to teenagers.
Miles offers thoughtful advice and answers to such questions as: What constitutes violence in teen dating relationships? What are the warning signs that parents and other caring adults can watch for that may indicate a teen is being either abused or abusive? They may not be willing or able to approach family members; they may not know how to start coping with the effects of these traumatizing events.
Written by a psychologist who has worked with abused kids and teens for more than a decade, is for adolescents searching for positive ways to deal with their history of abuse.
The term “dating violence” means violence committed by a person who is or has been in a social relationship of a romantic or intimate nature with the victim and where the existence of such a relationship shall be determined based on a consideration of the following factors: the length of the relationship; the type of relationship; and the frequency of interaction between the persons involved in the relationship.
Douchebag Syndrome Causes, Symptoms, And Treatment Millions of men worldwide have been infected with douchebag syndrome.If you are not sure about your relationship or you want to make sure that you know what a healthy relationship looks like, you can download and work on the safe dating worksheets below.WAYS I WANT TO TREAT A DATING PARTNERWAYS I WANT TO BE TREATED BY A DATING PARTNER*If you find warning signs or fear that you are in an unsafe dating relationship, contact an older person for help or contact Serenity's 24-hour hotline by calling (870)424-SAFE (7233). Loveisrespect Text for Help Services, sponsored by Mary Kay Inc.We know that people who behave abusively towards their romantic partners are often very charming and manipulative and, initially at least, can seem perfect.By Steadman Graham From Stedman Graham, the bestselling author of Teens Can Make It Happen, comes an activity-filled workbook designed to help teens realize their full potential.