Below is a list of warning signs of an unhealthy relationship.

  • One partner gets serious about the relationship too quickly
  • Jealousy, possessiveness, checking up on partner
  • Being bossy, giving orders, making all the decisions
  • Afraid of partner and fear their reactions
  • History of violence and bad relationships
  • Pressures you for sex or other things
  • Tries to portray violence as a masculine trait
  • Blames you for all the problems claiming you provoked them to do it
  • Limits your time with friends or forces you to choose between them and your friends
  • Tells you what to wear
  • Accuses you of cheating on them for no reason
  • Criticizes you in front of others
  • Yells at you or calls you names
  • Abuses drugs or alcohol
  • Constant texting, calling, messaging, etc.
  • Humiliates or embarrasses you
  • Makes decisions for you
  • Breaks promises or lies to you
  • Loses temper easily
  • Withholds affection as a way to punish you