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Assist your teens in making informed choices about privacy settings and with things like de-tagging their names from photos.
Messages of risk and fear -- "Don't let this happen to you" -- are developmentally inappropriate. Know the red flags, but don't use them in conversations with your teen.
No matter how badly he treats you, he believes that your voice shouldn’t rise and your blood shouldn’t boil. When your anger does jump out of you—as will happen to any abused woman from time to time—he is likely to try to jam it back down your throat as quickly as he can.
Then he uses your anger against you to prove what an irrational person you are. You may develop physical or emotional reactions to swallowing your anger, such as depression, nightmares, emotional numbing, or eating and sleeping problems, which your partner may use as an excuse to belittle you further or make you feel crazy.” ― Lundy Bancroft, “Has he ever trapped you in a room and not let you out?
Also, there’s a lot of stigma that exists around abusive relationships, which causes many young people to live in silence.
Fortunately, there are young activists working to raise awareness and address the problem of teen dating violence head on.