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Anyone can find themselves involved with someone who chooses to use these controlling behaviors.
Teen Power and Control Wheel" The Teen Power & Control Wheel is a helpful tool if you are unsure whether or not your relationship is unsafe.
Check out the list below and see if your partner has ever said any of these things to you.
If so, they may be signs of an abusive relationship.
One in three women experience domestic violence in her lifetime. Being a victim is nothing to be ashamed of and help is available.
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The Power and Control Wheel is a tool that helps explain the different ways an abusive partner can use power and control to manipulate a relationship.