Dating tips for young girls
If the two of you go out alone, tell your parents or guardians who you are going with and where.
And follow your parents' rules for things like curfew, since those often are set for your safety.
If you think someone is not treating you with respect, learn more about safety in relationships. Different people mean different things when they say "hooking up." Usually, though, it means doing something sexual with somebody you're not dating. Dating can be a great way to get to know someone — and to get to know what you want from a relationship. For example, try getting to know a person by talking at school or on the phone first.
You also can go out with a group of friends to a public place.
Dating relationships also are different from other relationships.
You may have strong feelings of attraction and other intense feelings.
Waiting until the heat of the moment to try to cool things down doesn't work as well.
Discipline becomes increasingly difficult and may feel impossible to maintain.You can read more dating safety tips, including info on sexting.