They are often afraid of retaliation from their partner for telling.
They may have little or no experience with healthy dating relationships and confuse jealousy with love.
It is a project of the National Domestic Violence Hotline.
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I'm taking a stand against dating abuse because I want my friends and family to choose joy and know real love. #1in3Of Us #Choose Joy #Do Something #Apathy Sucks A photo posted by Brooke Ostrom (@brookejostrom) on "1 in 3 of Us gives young people the tools to talk openly about spotting the signs of unhealthy relationships regardless of relationship status," Sarah Piper-Goldberg, campaign engagement manager at Do Something.org, told .
"By reading through the Spot the Signs Guide together, our members learn how to stay safe with current and future partners in a comfortable environment.
If you are in a relationship, look at the list below and see how many of the items apply to your and/or your partner.
If two or more items apply to your relationship, you could be in an abusive relationship – or you could potentially be in a relationship that may become abusive.