Domestic Violence Quiz
Are you in a relationship with or married to someone who:
|Is jealous and possessive towards you? Makes you feel guilty for hanging out with friends and family?|
|Checks up on you via text messaging and phone calls?|
|Messes with your personal things (computer/internet accounts, purse, phone, etc.)|
|Threatens to physically harm you or themselves?|
|Acts violently or in an intimidating manner, loses temper easily?|
|Disrespects you by constantly putting you down or making you feel bad?|
|Makes you feel obligated, threatens or forces unwanted sexual activity?|
|Makes decisions for you? Or makes it seem like you don’t have a right to say no?|
|Blames you when s/he mistreats you (i.e., you provoked me, pressed my buttons, make me do it; you knew I was having a bad time)?|
|Threatens to take away your children if you leave or tell anyone about the abuse?|
|Does not allow you to have access to the household’s money or puts you on an allowance?|
|Threatens to hurt or has hurt your children?|
|Threatens to hurt or has hurt your pets?|
Now review your answers. If you answered “Yes” to one or more of the questions you may be in an abusive relationship.
For more information, visit Women Helping Women’s Domestic Violence Page (link).
If you would like to talk with a Women Helping Women advocate, please call our 24-Hour Crisis Line at 513-381-5610, Toll-Free 1-888-381-5610 or TTY 513-977-5545.