Discipline becomes increasingly difficult and may feel impossible to maintain.It’s tough to know when to set rules and when to give freedom, when to bend and when to stand firm, when to intervene and when to let live.These include physical, emotional, sexual, financial, and digital abuse, as well as stalking.
A good partner will accept you as you are, support your personal choices, and praise you for your achievements.
A healthy relationship also allows both partners to maintain outside interests and friendships, and does not hinder the personal freedom of either partner.
There are many different types of abuse your teen should be aware of before entering into a relationship.
Distinguishing between infatuation and love can be difficult for many adults; imagine how complicated it can be for a teenager who is experiencing many new feelings for the first time.
Take a moment to explain to your teen that attraction and desire are physiological responses that can occur separately from emotions.
Love takes time to grow, whereas infatuation may happen almost instantly.