The following are examples of a person's behavior or personality that may be that warning.
If you answer yes to one or more of these questions, you may be at risk – please call 937-498-7261 to speak with a domestic violence advocate.
It can occur in person or electronically and might occur between a current or former dating partner. Healthy relationship behaviors can have a positive effect on a teen’s emotional development.
Several different words are used to describe teen dating violence. Dating violence is widespread with serious long-term and short-term effects. Unhealthy, abusive, or violent relationships can have severe consequences and short- and long-term negative effects on a developing teen.
You can also take a variety of relationship quizzes regarding your relationship at
Physical or sexual violence may occur without warning.
Sometimes, however, there may be signs or "red flags" that serve as warnings that the relationship is abusive.
The excitement of being in a relationship can stop you from seeing the warning signs of abuse.
Remember, you don't have to have broken bones or a black eye to be abused.