Missing or abducted in adolescents are occurring in the United States every forty seconds. Every forty seconds seems to be a minuscule number, but honestly, when we multiply that number over the course of a year, it averages out to a more significant number of children gone from their families.
Protecting oneself is a right we all should take seriously. Every person should know how to defend themselves in case their safety is under attack or compromised. There are so many items you carry in your purse or in your pockets that could potentially stop someone from hurting you or even abducting you. You have more power than you believe, but you must find it within you.
Safety is paramount, and we rarely speak about it because we take it for granted. When you plan out our choices, you can obtain a level of safety. Writing down your pro's and cons is a good way of achieving this goal.
Dating brings the butterflies and feelings of completeness. It is always important to be sure as a young teen to see the signs of abuse. Because you are in love, you may miss all the signs because in your eyes your partner is perfect until it is too late.