Respect for both oneself and others is a key characteristic of healthy relationships.In contrast, in unhealthy relationships, one partner tries to exert control and power over the other physically, sexually, and/or emotionally.
If you find yourself unsure about of your current relationship, read on for questions to ask yourself, and a fresh perspective."Nothing defines humans better than their willingness to do irrational things in the pursuit of phenomenally unlikely payoffs.
This is the principle behind lotteries, dating, and religion." - Scott Adams, Cartoonist and creator of the Dilbert comic strip."You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday.
Maggie was reminded of her relationship with Phil and a red flag went up.
Maggie and her counselor explored some of the warning signs of an unhealthy relationship in addition to the characteristics of a promising, healthy dating relationship.
Show your support in small gestures with a quick "I love you" text when he heads off for his morning commute and listen to him after a hard day's work. The last thing you want is to remind him too much of his mother.