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Self Help Guide: Love & Relationships

Use this guide to be introduced to self-help concepts, resources, and practices.

Love & Relationships

The following page consists of self-help resources on love and relationships.


“Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.” – Richard Bach

Relationship Quotes about friendship

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There is no one way for friendship to look. It should feel good, and add to your life. Friendships all have ups and downs, but in healthy friendships the good outweighs the bad. Making friends in college can improve your college experience. Making friends can be scary; you aren't alone if you feel this way, for most people it is. Be brave, kind, and excited to chat with new people you meet around campus. Take social risks and make lifelong friends in the process. 

Relationships in college

Relationships can be tricky to navigate. The college environment can make things even trickier. With the right tools, you can form healthy relationships that honor your boundaries and stand the test of time. 



Building Healthy Relationships in College

Suggestions for being social in Charlotte

Friendship JWU tip

Invite your new friends or partners to Game Night at the JWU Library...there will be snacks!

Having a game to play is a great way to make hanging out with somebody new a bit less awkward, break the ice with a round of Apples to Apples.

Healthy relationship tips