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The Health of It All: Teen Dating

February 8th, 2016|1 Comment

February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. Throughout the month, advocates across the nation work together to start conversations about how youth can stay safe, happy and healthy in their dating relationships. Parents play an incredibly important role in starting these conversations at home as well. Today’s Parenthetical post provides tips for parents to help their teens makes healthy decisions when it comes to dating!
Parenthetical contributor, Nancy Vance, wrote about recognizing and identifying abusive relationships among teen couples in a past post on dating. Her post emphasized that intimate partner violence among teens is more common that we might think and that education and communication are key to protecting your teen.
In the US, 16-24 year olds have the highest per capita […]

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