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If you’re a youth in foster care, you probably know social media can help you stay in touch with friends and express yourself. But did you know it can also put you at risk? This tip sheet can help you use social media safely. (Author abstract)
p.a.p.a. is an innovative educational curriculum designed for secondary school students and young adults that deals with "rights, responsibilities, and realities of parenting." Key themes in the curriculum focus on the importance of father involvement, the value of paternity establishment, the...
From heart emojis on Instagram to saying goodbye to a relationship with a text message, digital technology plays an important role in how teens seek out, maintain and end relationships. In a series of focus groups conducted by the Pew Research Center online and in cities across the U.S., over...
This article describes the expectations and impact of social media on today's relationships.
Love is respect answers some frequently asked questions on dating basics.
The purpose of the project was to gain a better understanding of the status of teen males, with particular emphasis on African Americans. The South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy (SC Campaign) identified studies on risk factors for teen fatherhood and other related risk factors and...
This tip sheet from Love is respect describes obstacles that LGBTQ youth experiencing dating abuse may face in getting help. (Author abstract modified)
This tip sheet from Love is respect describes ways to increase your safety if you are in an abusive relationship, how to prepare for a break-up, how to break up, and tips for after the break-up.
If you are a teen thinking about when to have sex, Love is respect provides a list of things to keep in mind. (Author abstract modified)