Warning Signs

WARNING SIGNS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT

  • Not respecting established boundaries
  • Pressuring you to drink or have sex
  • Taking steps to isolate you
  • Not listening to you, or ignoring what you say
  • Intoxication

WARNING SIGNS OF ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR IN A RELATIONSHIP

  • Your partner is extremely jealous
  • Your partner exhibits very controlling behavior
  • Your partner insists on knowing where you are at all times
  • Your partner makes you feel bad about yourself
  • Your partner does not like you to be close to other people, including your family
  • Your partner cheats on you
  • Your partner was very quick to commit and get involved in the relationship
  • Your partner tries to isolate you
  • Your partner blames  others for problems or feelings
  • Your partner shows hypersensitivity
  • Your partner is verbally abusive
  • Your partner humiliates you in public a partner in public or among friends
  • You often feel scared around your partner
  • Your partner has a Dr. Jekyl/Mr. Hyde personality
  • Your partner threatens you with physical violence