Healthy Relationships are associations or connections between two or more people that support physical, mental, emotional and social well-being; balance; and contentment.
Important elements of healthy relationships include:
- mutual respect
- positive communication
- good boundaries
Healthy relationships also foster the expression of:
Important components of Healthy Relationships include:
- feelings of security
- more praise than criticism
- more met needs than unmet needs
For more information on relationships, please visit the Spartans for Safety website at: http://www.sjsu.edu/spartansforsafety/healthyrelationships/overview/index.html. Topics addressed include intimate partner and domestic violence, sexual assault, bullying, stalking, and being an empowered bystander.
Relationship consultations through the Student Health Center consist of a 30-minute confidential appointment. Please call (408) 924-6122 to make an appointment. You can also email Zoë Whaley (zoë.firstname.lastname@example.org), if you have questions about relationships.