10 warning signs of dating violence
If your partner is doing any of the below, you may be in an abusive relationship.
Be very careful of these warning signs if you are in a relationship because if you experience them, you might just be in an abusive relationship without even knowing about it.
On reaching adulthood, his manipulative behavior becomes automatic!
Falling in love feels so wonderful that you often forget the potential problems that might occur, let alone entering into an abusive relationship – a thought that never crosses anyone’s mind. In marriage, you tend to give yourself up completely to make your partner happy that you forget to see the early signs of an abusive relationship creep up slowly – when they do.
However, an emotionally abusive relationship is a bit different, intense, and serious.
It is recognized through various emotional abuse signs and symptoms.
The signs of emotional abuse include intimidation and threats, criticism, name calling, mocking, blaming, shaming, undermining, being made to feel guilty, ignoring or excluding, humiliating, economic abuse, emotional bullying and controlling behavior.
Such a person acts deliberately, rather than accidently. The person knows what he or she is doing, though not necessarily the underlying reason why he or she is doing it.
An abuser learns about controlling behavior and manipulation from various sources like peers, roles models, and pervasive cultural messages.