But it’s not hard to avoid bad behavior, whether you’re dating, hooking up, or hanging out (and whether you consider yourself straight, gay, or any other category).
He has to live with the fact that he’s a monster in my eyes.
I think that’s probably very difficult.” Jennifer is now studying to become a psychologist, and she’s worked with teenaged girls to help them learn how to avoid abusive relationships.
Very common problems in teens include: Also, pressuring or forcing someone into a sexual situation against her or his will is a serious form of abuse.
These days, some teens may see abusive behaviors as normal.
In their mind, insulting kids in front of an audience, using profanity or yelling at them is considered to be verbal abuse.