Hanging Out or Hooking Up: Navigating Relationships for Teens

A young woman with blonde hair lays her head on the shoulder of a young man with brown hair as he looks down at her Edward Cisneros/Unsplash

This poster from Futures Without Violence shares signs of healthy and unhealthy relationships and includes national hotline resource numbers. This resource would be helpful for educators and others who work with teens and adolescents. It is free to download or you can order it (just pay shipping).

“This poster was designed for display in a range of health sites serving adolescents including school-based health centers, school nurses offices, teen clinics, and pediatricians offices. The poster identifies aspects of both healthy and unhealthy relationships, encourages talking to a healthcare provider if the reader or someone they know has questions or is experiencing abuse. The bottom of the poster refers patients to the National Teen Dating Abuse Hotline, Suicide Prevention Hotline, Teen Runaway Hotline, and Sexual Assault Hotline for further support.”