If your teen is romantically involved, you should be involved in the process. Don’t ignore the situation and hope it will just run its course. Educate your teen about the importance of postponing intimacy until marriage, the dangers of date rape and sexually transmitted diseases, and the benefits of making wise decisions, even if those decisions aren’t always the popular choice. The best way to teach your teen about healthy romantic relationships is by setting a good example yourself. Show your teen what a secure, balanced and committed romantic relationship looks like, and they’ll have a goal to aim for. To help you get started, here’s more information on teaching your kids to delay sex.
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