the clear exchange of ideas and information
a verbal statement that explains the effect of a child's behavior on others without placing blame.
paying close attention to what someone is saying and communicating
a tendency to give up, give in, or back down without standing up for your rights and needs
speaking in a way that is overly forceful, pushy, hostile, or otherwise attacking in approach
behaving with confidence and clearly stating your intentions
communication via the movements or attitudes of the body
contact that occurs when two people look directly at each other
agreement between two or more sides in which each side gives up some of what it wants
a significant relationship between two people that is based on caring, trust, and consideration
roles assigned by society to people of each gender.
a small, exclusive group; a group held together by like interests or purpose
the influence to go along with the beliefs and actions of other people your age
the state of being completely carried away by unreasoning passion or attraction; addictive love.
when a person uses violence in a dating relationship to control his or her partner.
the ability to experience a caring, loving relationship with another person with whom you can share your innermost feelings
a deliberate decision to avoid high-risk behaviors, including sexual activity and the use of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs