Relationships

How to Spot a Toxic Friend

Sometimes it’s hard to see what’s best for ourselves when we’re invested in a relationship. Guest blog written by: Madison, blogger for You Matter, a part of  the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, and a safe space for youth to discuss and share stories about mental health and wellness. Relationships with others are essential to our…

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When Your Best Friend Is Mad At You

5 Sure Tips to Mend a Friendship One of life’s greatest gifts is having a best friend. If you have one, you are truly blessed. But you no doubt also know how painful it can be when your best friend is mad at you. Many a friend has spent sleepless nights due to a broken…

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8 Signs Your Dating Relationship Is Unhealthy

Dating Violence – 8 things that are NOT okay in Dating Relationships Did you know that violence in teen dating affects 1 in 3 adolescents in the U.S.? This is NOT okay. It’s important to be aware of these 8 signs of an unhealthy relationship? I ask myself – how can this be that one in…

8 Ways Of Overcoming Jealousy In Your Relationship

8 Ways Of Overcoming Jealousy and Regaining Confidence In Your Relationship Written By: Sonya Schwartz The green eyed monster is an expression that depicts jealousy negatively. While there is a lot to say about being envious of another, there is even more to say about those who experience jealousy in a relationship. Over 77% of women…

3 Steps to Escape an Abusive Relationship

She sits at her computer looking back over her shoulder, frightened he’s going to walk in the room and discover she is searching for a shelter. She’s curled up on the couch wondering if he is going to come home in one of his “moods.” Will today be a good day or should she be…