To have a healthy relationship, it takes
time, love, compassion, and compromise
from both partners. There are three
important features to a healthy
relationship: respect, communication,
You and your partner respect each
You each feel like your feelings
and needs are important to the other.
You trust your partner to support
you during good and bad times.
You can express your thoughts and
feelings openly and honestly.
When making decisions, you and your
partner are honest and listen to each
During disagreements, both you and
your partner remain calm and patient.
You do not blame the other person.
If something is bothering you, you
feel like you can talk to your partner
your relationship is healthy?
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