What makes a relationship "healthy"?
Think about your current relationship or a relationship you would like to have with someone. Then take the quiz below.
Each quality listed in the quiz below plays an important part in the development of a safe, fulfilling and healthy relationship. Ask yourself how important each one is to you.
If you’re in a relationship, ask your partner to take the quiz too. Then compare your answers. Do you both feel the same? Are there any differences? Discuss what’s important - or not important - to both of you.
Couples who have a good relationship know how to nurture their bond. Establishing what’s important to you and your partner from the start will help you deal with difficulties you might face in the future.
|How Important is it for you to have these
qualities in your relationship?
Not at all
|Being able to talk about how far you will go sexually
|Accepting that moodiness, disagreements, and mistakes occur|
|Accepting differences in each other|
|Sharing some of the same interests|
|Being good friends|
|Trusting each other|
|Not having to change the person you are|
|Talking easily, open communication|
|Making an effort to work out disagreements|