Victims of dating abuse single father dating tips
60% say that psychological abuse has occurred in their relationships.
The following is a list of common controlling behaviors: Isolation: Trying to cut off the victim's relationship with family and friends; using jealousy to justify behavior.
A protection order from a judge can legally prevent contact between a victim and perpetrator, including ordering that person to move out of a home that a couple shares.
It also can grant child custody and require the offender to relinquish any firearms.
If you think you are in an abusive relationship, see “What to Do if You Are Being Abused,” below. Seek help, because without help, dating violence will escalate.
In almost all abusive relationships, men abuse women.