There are some warning signs that are important for all people
to recognize in order to predict that a person could be potentially
violent in a relationship or maybe already are violent in
a relationship. There is a potential for problems arising
in a dating relationship if your
Was abused as a child or witnessed domestic
violence within relationships at home
Loses his or her temper more often
than is appropriate and often expresses anger in violent
ways such as hitting a wall or furniture
Has already revealed violent attitudes
or actions toward others.
Drinks too much or abuses other drugs.
Is unusually possessive. He or she
wants to know where you are, who you are with and what you
are doing all the time.
Has a very strict, traditional idea
about certain people's roles in a relationship.