I knew it was bad, but I thought it couldn’t be abusive because I wasn’t being hit, yelled at, or cheated on.
This naiveté is common in our youth, but what if we could better identify signs of emotionally abusive relationships that may not be so obvious sooner?
*The article, Are You Dating A Loser was written by Joseph M. So, read on, and by the end of the article hopefully you will have gained some insight and will able to answer the question that he poses in his title.
It is very informative and discusses some of the warning signs of emotional and physical abuse to look for within dating relationships.
There are a variety of “bad choices” that may be encountered each week – most of which are easily to identify and avoid.Maybe your friend is afraid to tell a parent because that will bring pressure to end the relationship.People who are abused often feel like it's their fault — that they "asked for it" or that they don't deserve any better. Help your friend understand that it is not his or her fault. The person who is being abusive has a serious problem and needs professional help.A relationship with the wrong individual however can lead to years of heartache, emotional/social damage, and even physical damage.A damaging adult partner can damage us, damage our loved ones, and even damage the way we feel about love and romance in the future.