Examples of Abuse

Examples of Abuse

Here are some questions and answers from The Positive Way advice line that relate in some way to abuse and abusive relationships.  They demonstrate some of the different types of abuse and show that it can affect almost anyone.  Each of these situations is different.  The advice also links to resources for taking personal action.

Respect versus Abuse

I think I’m in an Abusive Relationship

My boyfriend is abusive but I love him

Is an abusive relationship better than no relationship at all?

New Stepmother

One-sided Relationship

Sexual abuse?

Try our “Fighting Fair Evaluation Guide

Setting Boundaries

Navigate to The Positive Way home page for a list of many other relationship resources.

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