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Everyone has a basic need to find a connection to a whole self and to find themselves lovable and capable of falling in love. Achieving this requires getting an accepting, reciprocal relationship. Plant reaches towards light, man towards accepting reciprocity, in which...
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Self-determination is emphasized and boundaries for being together and apart are set in the independence stage. This is often seen as a power struggle in the relationship. At this point, we discover that the partner was not who we thought they were. We can also see...
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Unlike in fairy tales, relationships do not always remain the same. They have different stages. A relationship usually has some kind of a stage of falling in love, intense interest, or even mania first. During this, you get the feeling that something new and unique is...
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What is love?

Love is a feeling that is born in the brain, felt in the body and can be expressed to others in actions and speech. Love is a biological reaction that makes people bond and care for one another.
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What is a good friend?

Friendship is reciprocal and equal. No one can be forced to be a friend, but it is important to get along with everyone. It is important in a friendship that both want to be with each other. It is important to think about what a good friend is and what makes you a good...
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How to date?

Dating means engaging in a relationship in a mutually agreed manner. When committing to dating, you need to be prepared to consider the other person in addition to yourself. Dating should be an equal interpersonal relationship.
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Young people's emotional lives can be put to a test because of the hormones of puberty. Through emotions and reactions in the body, young people take control over their bodies and sexuality. This is an important part of growth and development! As a result of puberty...
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Age-appropriateness and timeliness are important. Children must be allowed to be children and their development stage and innocence must be appreciated. This means that they are not burdened with adult responsibilities, or with things they do not yet understand, or with...
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A mother of a seventh grade boy is thinking about age ratings for games and movies. She has strictly adhered to the age ratings for console games and movies. The mother believes that just as selling and offering alcohol to a minor is illegal, selling and offering...
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