Abusive dating statistics
Remember, each type of abuse is serious, and no one deserves to experience abuse of any kind, for any reason.If you have concerns about what’s happening in your relationship, contact us. Sexual coercion Sexual coercion lies on the ‘continuum’ of sexually aggressive behavior.
Here at The Hotline, we use the Power & Control Wheel* to describe most accurately what occurs in an abusive relationship.
While the inside of the wheel is comprised of subtle, continual behaviors, the outer ring represents physical, visible violence.
Some of the signs of an abusive relationship include a partner who: Explore the tabs below to learn some of the common warning signs of each type of abuse.
Experiencing even one or two of these behaviors in a relationship is a red flag that abuse may be present.
Dating someone, being in a relationship, or being married never means that you owe your partner intimacy of any kind.