Roughly 1.5 million high school boys and girls in the U. admit to being intentionally hit or physically harmed in the last year by someone they are romantical involved with.
Teens who suffer dating abuse are subject to long-term consequences like alcoholism, eating disorders, promiscuity, thoughts of suicide, and violent behavior.
Everyone knows the rules; everyone knows the consequences.
How nice would it be to not have those brain numbing disagreements that solve nothing but raise your blood pressure to near fatal degrees?
Dennis and Barbara Rainey encourage parents to talk to their pre-teens about dating with the help of the Passport2Purity tool from Family Life, which includes practical projects and lessons and even a “wait to date” contract designed to get your teen to think about his or her future relationships.
Together the Raineys address the seven ways of seeing dating differently.
There are nine complete contracts and a Family Values worksheet to help establish and make known your family’s values.Set Rules in Your House with Parent Teen/Child Contracts Have you ever heard your kid say, “How come I’m grounded? Have you grounded your kid to hear them say “Two Weeks?!?! ” Wouldn’t it be nice to just have it all in writing?But who wants to spend all that time trying to figure out what you should write, what is acceptable, what should the consequences be? Parent has Parent-Teen Contracts that we feel cover all the basics.Dennis has authored or co-authored more than 35 books including the best selling Moments Together for Couples and Staying Close.He has also received two Gold …After graduating from the University of Arkansas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in history, Barbara joined the staff of Cru in 1971.Welcome to Do Something.org, a global movement of 5.5 million young people making positive change, online and off!