We use the gender-neutral term “partners” to refer to people in an intimate relationship, but you might use a different word (and that’s okay)!
No matter how you define dating, it’s important to remember that abuse can occur within all kinds of intimate relationships.
At loveisrespect, we focus on dating relationships, but the information on this website is helpful for all kinds of relationships!
Yes, holding a grudge against your partner is unhealthy, not only for your relationship but also for you.
At loveisrespect, we get all kinds of questions about dating. If you have questions of your own or need more information, you can always chat with a trained peer advocate!
“Dating” means different things to different people, particularly across generations.
They'd hit it off right away, and he said he lived just outside of Phoenix, which seemed relatively proximate to a woman in remote Yuma, Ariz. First, he was traveling through India with his daughter.
You should be able to communicate your feelings without being afraid of negative consequences or abuse.Many parents set a dating age for their kids according to their culture, views and beliefs.Consider talking to your parents, family and friends to see what their thoughts are.Having a child together could feel like more than just dating, or you might have chosen not to be together anymore; there is no one way that relationships must work.Another possibility is that you and your partner are married.
Dating someone your family doesn’t like can be really hard.