In fact, many abusive partners may seem absolutely perfect in the early stages of a relationship.Possessive and controlling behaviors don’t always appear overnight, but rather emerge and intensify as the relationship grows.
From phone numbers and victim services centers, to online pamphlets and sites, we’ve put together a list of some of the best resources for teens.
Share them with your teen and look at them together, or simply pass them on.
It can vary from being egged on and persuaded, to being forced to have contact.
It can be verbal and emotional, in the form of statements that make you feel pressure, guilt, or shame.
If you or someone you know sees the warning signs in their relationship, text loveis to 22522.