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This document was distributed to the staff of Institute in Basic Youth Conflicts (IBYC, the original name of the Institute in Basic Life Principles) to provide them with approved answers to questions they might receive about their dating habits. IBYC staffers were discouraged from dating during their employ for the Institute, and several staff women were either fired or threatened with demotion for pursing relationships that were not previously approved by Bill Gothard. It should be remembered that IBYC was staffed by adults, not students of the ATI program (which did not exist at the time), and these dating rules were not in place for the protection of teenagers away from home.