It’s also very important that you seek help so that these behaviors won’t become a lifelong pattern.
You need to talk with someone who can understand you and help you gain control over your emotions and your behavior.
Teens might reveal that when no one is looking their partner regularly curses at them, demeans them, slaps them, or makes them feel afraid of saying ' No.' Often teens recognize that they don't feel good or comfortable with these behaviors, but they need confirmation that what they've been experiencing is wrong.
With dating violence, early warning signs often begin with behaviors that are not physically violent.This can cause problems in your relationship, or even cause your partner to end the relationship.If your partner chooses to leave the relationship, it’s important to respect their decision.For more statistics, check out this fact sheet from Break the Cycle. Addressing early signs of abuse can prevent future violence.Encouraging healthy relationships based on equality and respect is key. You have a right to privacy, independence, safety, and control over your body.