Of Being an Abuser…

Advocate

Warning Signs of abuse

  • Do you feel that you have to ask permission to see friends or to do something without your partner?

  • Do you find yourself apologizing for your behavior?

  • Have you stopped or drastically lessen the amount of time you spend with family and or friends?

  • Does your partner resent you spending time with your family and or friends?

  • Does your partner embarrass you with put-downs?

  • Does your partner threaten harm to you or himself or herself if you leave?

  • Has your partner ever been violent toward previous partners?

  • Does your partner feel good or better when you fail?

  • Does your partner manipulate you to do things against your wishes?