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Healthy relationships involve respect, trust, and consideration for the other person. Instead, they involve mistreatment, disrespect, intense jealousy, controlling behavior, or physical violence. Physical abuse means any form of violence, such as hitting, punching, pulling hair, and kicking.Abuse can happen in both dating relationships and friendships. Sometimes people mistake intense jealousy and possessiveness as a sign of intense feelings of love. Threats, intimidation, putdowns, controlling behavior, and betrayal are all harmful forms of emotional abuse that can really hurt — not just during the time it's happening, but long after too. It's never right to be forced into any type of sexual experience that you don't want.Award-winning musician and best-selling author Jimmy Wayne knows first-hand how a home can change a life. In and out of the foster care system for years, then becoming homeless at age 16, Jimmy has made it his life’s mission to provide homes across America for these teens.The first transitional residence will be called “Bea’s Home for Youth,” dedicated to the memory of Bea Costner, the woman who took Jimmy Wayne into her home and her heart.Most people remain silent about the issue of domestic violence.Very few people identify themselves as abusers or victims.If you think you're in an abusive relationship, it's time to get out of it.Confide in someone, such as a parent, trusted adult, health provider, or friend.
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