4 things that make a relationship healthy or unhealthy

4 things that make a relationship healthy or unhealthy

It’s hard to define what a healthy relationship looks like because we all navigate relationships differently.

Relationships are generally seen through the lenses of our gender as well as our sexuality, but there are many other aspects of our identity that are going to inform what we see as good or bad, desirable or detestable, healthy or unhealthy.

Because of that complexity, it might be easy to throw in the towel and say “there’s no such thing as a universally healthy relationship.” I won’t disagree with that (we’ll discuss it later), but I will suggest that there are four elements that are required for a healthy relationship. Continue reading