Teen Dating Violence

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Relationships

GREEN FLAGS

  • Inspire each other to be better
  • Mutual trust and support
  • Open communication
  • Honest and accountability
  • Healthy boundaries
  • Shared values
  • Realistic expectations
  • Have fun together
  • Mutual affection
  • A shared sense of belonging
  • Healthy disagreements
  • Able to enjoy time apart

RED FLAGS

  • Ignoring or excluding you
  • Withdrawal of affection
  • Guilt trips
  • unreasonable jealousy
  • Compulsive lying
  • use of threats and intimidation
  • Gaslighting and manipulation
  • Phrases like, “I love you, BUT . . . “
  • Use of force to control you
  • Use of money to control you
  • Threatens violence or suicide
  • Regularly criticizes you

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