A pattern of abusive behaviors where a partner exerts power and control over someone they are dating or involved with in some type of relationship.
The batterer uses a show of physical strength to cower and intimidate his partner.
Non-physical behaviors such as threats, insults, constant monitoring, humiliation, intimidation, isolation or stalking.
Any action that pressures or coerces someone to do something sexually they do not want to do. This behavior can impact a person’s ability to control their sexual activity or the circumstances in which the sexual activity occurs.
Digital dating violence is the use of technologies
such as texting and social networking to bully, harass, or stalk or intimidate a partner. This behavior constitutes a form of verbal or emotional abuse perpetuated