Dating controlling behavior
Controlling behavior should be addressed as quickly as possible.If your partner is willing to work on his behavior, you can enter couples therapy in an attempt to mend your relationship.
The whole experience was very confusing and upsetting.
Spotting the Signs of an Overly Controlling Partner More specifically, let's say that in an exclusive dating relationship that has been going on for six months, one of the partners, Adam, never goes to his girlfriend Elizabeth's apartment.
Instead he insists on her always coming to his place, making the argument that his place is bigger and therefore more comfortable than hers.
In 2005, shortly after I published a book about ways to reduce the various forms of "emotional drama" that can arise in love relationships, I felt deeply honored and privileged when a local reporter invited me to take part in a sort of "community round table discussion." The subject was domestic violence and emotional abuse, and also participating was a counselor from a local youth organization and a representative from a local group that combats domestic violence.
If you'd like to read more about the highlights of that conversation, here is a link to the complete article about it.