Warning Signs and Symptoms
Sudden shift in emotions. Your child has gone from happy to sad and miserable in a short period of time. Your child is easily embarrassed, guilty, or sensitive.
You notice your teen has bite marks, bruises, scratches, or burn marks.
Loss of friends. Sudden absence of activities. Stopped going to soccer practice, to the mall with friends, to the movies, or to a friend’s house.
Signs of Jealousy
Constant communication with boyfriend or girlfriend. Your child makes excuses for his or her behavior.