Abusive dating relationship signs
The victim or potential victim will be blamed for almost anything.
This is a person who punishes animals brutally or is insensitive to their pain.
The following is a list of behaviors that may indicate a potential batterer.
A victim may be made to feel guilty for wanting to slow the pace or end the relationship.The abuser may expect children to perform beyond their capability (for example whipping a two-year-old for wetting a diaper or teasing children or siblings until they cry).This behavior includes restraining partners against their will during sex, acting out fantasies in which the partner is helpless, initiating sex when the partner is asleep, or demanding sex when the partner is ill or tired.At the start of the relationship, an abuser will equate jealously with love.
The abuser will question the victim about who the victim talks to, accuse the victim of flirting, or become jealous of time spent with others.
As this behavior progresses the situation will worsen, and the abuser may assume all control of finances or prevent the victim from coming and going freely.