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March 2015

Thanks for checking out the March issue of RespecText! Tools for Teens After discussing unhealthy relationships in the media during teenDVmonth, we thought it was time for a new healthy relationship playlist! Be sure to find us on Spotify at loveisrespectofficial and follow all of our playlists. What should you do when your family doesn’t […]

February 2015

The February edition of RespecText is full of information and updates about Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month (Teen DV Month)! Tools for Teens In honor of Teen DV Month, we hope you’ll encourage teens to explore loveisrespect.org and take our quizzes: Am I a Good Partner? Healthy Relationships How Would You Help? News Bits Throughout […]

January 2015

Happy 2015, and welcome to the first RespecText of the year! We’re so glad to have your support. If you know a friend, family member or colleague who would find RespecText useful, please share the subscription info: just text “updateme” to 22522! Tools for Teens We talk a lot about setting your own boundaries in […]

December 2014

Welcome to the final RespecText of 2014! We appreciate your continued support and hope you’ll share RespecText with colleagues, friends and family. Happy holidays, and here’s to more healthy relationships in the new year! Tools for Teens Being safe is still important even after a breakup. We made a Tech Safety Checklist to help you […]

November 2014

Hello! Thank you for checking out the November issue of RespecText. Do you know a parent, teacher, or school counselor who would love to have RespecText delivered to their smartphone each month? Help us spread the word and let them know they can text “updateme” to 22522 to subscribe. All of us at loveisrespect wish […]

October 2014

Hello, and thanks for checking out the October issue of RespecText! Lots of goodies this month, so let’s get to it. Tools for Teens Rejection’s no fun, but it’s a part of (dating) life. So how do you deal with it in a healthy way? National Youth Advisory Board member Alexis writes about witnessing abuse […]

September 2014

Welcome to September’s RespecText! Know a parent or educator who would be interested in receiving our RespecText newsletter? Let them know they can subscribe just by texting “updateme” to 22522! Tools for Teens At work, a teen can be an ally to someone who is experiencing abuse. We discuss how to help a coworker. Are […]

August 2014

Thanks for checking out the August edition of RespecText! Do you know a parent, teacher, or school counselor who would find this newsletter useful? Help us spread the word and let them know it’s easy to sign up: just text “updateme” to 22522! Tools for Teens Having the Talk About Pornography: It’s an uncomfortable topic […]

July 2014

Welcome to the July edition of RespecText! Tools for Teens Self-care is such an important part of our daily lives, but what is it and how do you do it? Checking In or Checking Up: how do you tell the difference? Building Trust After Cheating: it can be done, but it takes time and effort […]

June 2014

Welcome to the June edition of RespecText! Tools for Teens We’ve been discussing a lot of big topics on our blog over the past month: Even though many people have never heard the term “gaslighting,” we get a lot of questions about this very effective form of emotional abuse. So what is it, and what […]