1. ​Your partner threatens or tries to control you​This can be anything from making you feel inadequate to telling you what to wear or how to look.
  2. ​You partner controls your moneyKeeping cash or credit cards away from you, or discouraging you from working is unacceptable.
  3. ​Your partner isolates youCutting you off from family and friends makes you even more dependent on your partner and could be a sign of abuse.​
  4. ​Your partner physically abuses youThis is a serious crime regardless of your relationship status.