Hoovering is common in abusive relationships. It can look like flattery, gifts and promises — but it can also look like stalking, threats and smear campaigns. Here’s what you can do.
Stonewalling is a common way to handle conflict, but that doesn’t make it any less toxic. Find out what stonewalling is, why we do it, why it’s harmful — and how to stop.
Find out what breadcrumbing is, why it happens, red flags to look out for and ways to address the behavior.
Are you in a situationship? A psychologist shares what a situationship is, whether it’s a healthy way to connect with another person, how to know you’re in one and what to do if it ends.
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