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Teen Questions

Teen Question: I broke up with my bf … I miss him so much… What should I do?

At Teens Have Choices, we invite teens to ask about anything that’s on their minds, and we do our best to provide a response that is both sincere and caring, while pointing out additional resources that may be needed. If one teen is asking, we know that other teens are wondering the same thing, but […]

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Teen Questions

Teen Question: I’m not sure if I want to have sex. I’m 13, but I’m kind of feeling pressured. I’m confused.

At Teens Have Choices, we invite teens to ask about anything that’s on their minds, and we do our best to provide a response that is both sincere and caring, while pointing out additional resources that may be needed. If one teen is asking, we know that other teens are wondering the same thing, but […]

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Teen Questions

Teen Question: What if you feel pressured to have sex with your boyfriend because you’re afraid to lose him?

At Teens Have Choices, we invite teens to ask about anything that’s on their minds, and we do our best to provide a response that is both sincere and caring, while pointing out additional resources that may be needed. If one teen is asking, we know that other teens are wondering the same thing, but […]

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Preventing dating violence – there’s an app for that

Warning: this post includes a description of my personal experience with sexual assault. While it is not graphic (consider it PG-13), it is intense. It was an early summer afternoon – lovely, sunny, warm and clear – when he stopped by my house unexpectedly the day after his high school graduation. I was 17 years […]

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Understand sexual assault to help stop it.

Understanding Sexual Assault

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in the United States. Here at Teens Have Choices, we aim to provide readers with information and knowledge needed to understand certain issues. Sexual assault is one of them. Sexual assault/violence is one of those things that can be hard for people of all ages to fully understand. I […]

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Teen Question: What is a good age to start having sex??

At Teens Have Choices, we invite teens to ask about anything that’s on their minds, and we do our best to provide a response that is both sincere and caring, while pointing out additional resources that may be needed. If one teen is asking, we know that other teens are wondering the same thing, but […]

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You’re “Crushin’!” (And We aren’t Talking about Recycling Cans!)

“Okay, so there’s this guy…” “Okay, so there’s this girl…” I’m sure you’ve all had a conversation that has started with these words. We all know where the rest of this conversation leads, don’t we? This is the part where you tell your best friend about the guy or girl you’ve been crushing on. After […]

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What’s In a Friendship? Part Two: When Friendships Go Wrong

In my last post I wrote about the positive impact having a good friend can be in a teen’s life. Having that special someone to share the good and bad times with is monumental in a teenager’s happiness. The best of friends can come from all different walks of life, and can support each other […]

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