Rules for 17 year old dating
I have received some wonderful advice, please keep it coming. all the best, Susan Our 13 year old is almost 14 - she knows the rules - we dont do the roam around the mall or go to friends house that we dont know the parents....In answer to some questions, no I honestly don't trust my daughter. We are luck she is a cheerleader for school and a local gym and to be honest our daughter would rather be we with us than out with the girls....At sexlaws.org, Aurelia Williams talks about different things that parents can do to help their teen avoid pitfalls in dating and form healthy relationships.Set rules so teenagers know the boundaries of acceptable behavior.One family in Georgia experienced the importance of being careful of the law.Genarlow Wilson, 17, engaged in oral sex with a consenting 15-year-old girl and was convicted of aggravated child molestation.
As frightening as this time may be, it could also be a time of training and helping minors form healthy relationships.Your father is wrong that it is illegal to date as long as it is non-sexual.However, if your father says no, then it is no until you are 18, regardless of whether it is illegal or not.Teach children about giving and demanding respectful treatment.Finally, group dating is the best way to introduce teens to the dating world without too much pressure.