ALEX Classroom Resource

  

Characteristics of Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships

  Classroom Resource Information  

Title:

Characteristics of Healthy and Unhealthy Relationships

URL:

https://youth.gov/youth-topics/teen-dating-violence/characteristics

Content Source:

Other
youth.gov
Type: Informational Material

Overview:

The resource is information from youth.gov about identifying warning signs of unhealthy relationships. It is important to educate youth about the value of respect and the characteristics of healthy and unhealthy relationships before they start to date. Youth may not be equipped with the necessary skills to develop and maintain healthy relationships and may not know how to break up in an appropriate way when necessary. Maintaining open lines of communication may help them form healthy relationships and recognize the signs of unhealthy relationships, thus preventing violence before it starts.

This alignment results from the ALEX Health/PE COS Resource Alignment Summit.

Content Standard(s):
Health Education
HE (2019)
Grade: 9-12
Health Education
HE.4.3) Develop strategies to prevent, manage, or resolve interpersonal conflicts without harming self or others.

a. Identify warning signs of unhealthy relationships.

b. Differentiate between negative and positive behaviors used in conflict situations.

Tags: Conflicts, Health Education, Relationships, Unhealthy Relationships, Warning Signs
License Type: Public Domain
For full descriptions of license types and a guide to usage, visit :
https://creativecommons.org/licenses
Partnered Event: Health/PE COS Summit
AccessibilityText Resources: Content is organized under headings and subheadings
Comments

This resource provides informational material that would be collected to develop your own activities to teach about identifying warning signs of unhealthy relationships.

  This resource provided by:  
Author: Amber Ensley
The event this resource created for:Health/PE COS Summit