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Are You Too Controlling?

Your Relationship Checklist

You think you are being protective and looking after her. That’s what men do, isn’t it? Or you may think that YOU are his girl and you have a right to know where he is. Doesn’t it show you care? Sometime you think you may have gone too far. But you are not sure you can trust them.

Control often starts with something small. You may comment on why she shouldn't wear a particular dress, or question why he is speaking in a certain way. You may not like the way she is talking to you, or the way he looks at that other girl.

Signs you may to be too controlling? You:

Controlling behaviour is not about caring and protecting another person, it is about taking away their independence. It is the first step to abuse? If you think you are controlling, it is time to get some help. Call the 9664 helpline under the Ministry of Education and Training , 95 under SWAGAA to get advice.

Are you under someone's control? NewGirl knows what it feels like. Read her story below.


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Relationship should be not abt control

3 years, 4 months Ago Report

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controlling the one you love isn't that a problem, mainly when you protecting her/him. however at times respect rather than everything plays a major role - giving her some space to meditate her actions before joining her with critics. let's make them feel warm, how can she know you love her above all

4 years, 3 months Ago Report

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