Characteristics of a Healthy, Functional Romantic Relationship A healthy functional intimate relationship is based on equality and respect, not power and control.Think about how you treat (and want to be treated by) someone you care about.Compare the characteristics of a healthy functional romantic relationship with those of an unhealthy dysfunctional romantic relationship.
Healthy vs. Unhealthy Relationships Relationships are a necessary part of healthy living, but there is no such thing as a perfect relationship. Relationships, from acquaintances to romances, have the potential to enrich our lives and add to our enjoyment of life.
Oct 08, 2018 · The problem is as old as time. It’s the stuff of which Greek myths, novels and screen plays are made. I’m referring to the love/hate relationship between parents and their adult daughters. Our Author: Maud Purcell, LCSW, CEAP.
Mar 25, 2019 · During adolescence, young people learn how to form safe and healthy relationships with friends, parents, teachers, and romantic partners. Both adolescent males and females often try on different identities and roles during this time, and relationships contribute to their development.Author: Office of Adolescent Health.