Chat:
24/7/365

Call: 1.866.331.9474

Text:
loveis to 22522

Msg&Data Rates apply on text for help services. Click here for our privacy policy and T&Cs. Text STOP to 22522 to unsubscribe. Text HELP to 22522 for support. Loveisrespect Text for Help Services, sponsored by Mary Kay Inc.

generalimage

5 Questions to Ask Yourself If You Think Your Partner Is Toxic

by Melissa A. Fabello. Originally posted on Everyday Feminism.

I had an intervention once.

Kind of.

It wasn’t like the tearful ones that you see on TV, where a load of loved ones read notes from their pockets begging their person-who-might-have-a-problem to find themselves again.

No, it wasn’t like that at all.

But my mother did get me in a place where I couldn’t easily escape – her car – and, sweetly but sternly, expressed that she had something to say and that I wasn’t going to like it. She told me: “You can’t choose who you love. But you can choose who you’re with.”

Read more

Take Our Quizzes.

Test your knowledge of healthy relationships and dating abuse with our quizzes!
You can download the text versions here.