SIGNS OF A HEALTHY OR UNHEALTHY RELATIONSHIP

SIGNS OF A HEALTHY RELATIONSHIP

(Extracted from a SCOPE program)  

 People in a Healthy Relationship

  • Can be themselves whilst still being together
  • Bring out the best in each other
  • Support each other
  • Don’t attempt to change or control each other
  • Trust one another
  • Have fun together
  • Are comfortable with each other
  • Respect each other’s decisions feelings and thoughts
  • Are honest with each other and themselves
  • Are willing to compromise and work together
  • Accept the good and the bad
  • Can talk openly without ridicule

 

SIGNS OF AN UNHEALTHY RELATIONSHIP

 People in an Unhealthy Relationship may experience one or more of the following:

  • Needing to be careful around the person to avoid their anger
  • Feeling pressured by the person when it comes to sex
  • Feeling afraid to disagree with the person
  • Having the person always checking up on what they have been doing without them
  • Being made to feel stupid crazy or inadequate
  • Being prevented from going out or doings things that they want
  • Having to do things that please the other person rather than themselves
  • Being unable to spend time with friends or family because of the other person’s jealousy
  • Accepting excuses for the other person’s abusive behaviour eg; ‘they had too much to drink it wasn’t really their fault’ or ‘it has only happened once, it won’t happen again’

IF YOU NEED HELP click on the following:-

(Sunshine Coast) SCOPE = Suncoast Cooloola Outreach Prevention & Education

1800RESPECT