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ARE YOU IN A HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP?

DOES YOUR PARTNER:

  • Embarrass you with bad names and put downs?
  • Look at you or act in ways that scare you?
  • Control what you do, who you see or talk to, or where you go?
  • Stop you from seeing or talking to friends or family?
  • Take your money or Social Security, make you ask for money, or refuse to give you money?
  • Make all the decisions?
  • Tell you you’re a bad parent or threaten to take away or hurt your children?
  • Act like the abuse is no big deal, it’s your fault, or even deny doing it?
  • Destroy your property or threaten to kill your pets?
  • Intimidate you with guns, knives, or other weapons?
  • Shove you, slap you, or hit you?
  • Force you to drop charges?
  • Threaten to commit suicide?
  • Threaten to kill you?

 

If you checked even one, you may be in an abusive relationship.