Wow. I just heard that the divorce rate is 50%!
And that 1 out of 5 high school girls have been physically or sexually abused.
You said it. Makes me wonder why? What happens? And what does make a healthy relationship?
Good questions… knowing that violence is wrong isn’t really enough. It’s helpful to know what makes a good relationship, not just what defines a “bad” relationship. This post covers some of the essential elements to having and maintaining positive, healthy relationships. It covers:
Healthy Relationships 101
Principle 1: Communication
Principle 2: Trust
Build It with Honesty
Build It with Loyalty
Principle 3: R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Maintain It with Boundaries
Warning Signs of an Unhealthy Relationship
Bonus YSS: Face to Face Communication
Post question: What would you do if someone cheated on you?