Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Page 5 Page 6Types of Relationships The relationships we have with others can greatly affect the quality of our lives. Family relationships The relationships you have with your family members are a significant part of your life. While all families have problems and challenges, they are typically far out- weighed by a foundation of love. Nurture your family relationships—they need to last a lifetime. Friendships Friendships enrich your life, help you through difficult times, and make life more enjoyable. True friends want the best for you, and they like you for who you are. Mentors Seek the counsel of parents, teachers, and advisors. Benefit from their wisdom and experience. Romantic relationships We all enjoy having someone special in our life. Make sure that any romantic relationship is based on shared interests and values, respect, and genuine affection. Online relationships Be careful regarding relationships developed online, and never let online relationships diminish or replace real-life relationships.