Healthy Relationship Components

This guide provides examples of behaviors and actions associated with the following components of healthy relationships: Accountability; Non-Threatening Behavior; Negotiation and Fairness; Honesty/Communication; Shared Responsibility; Respect; Trust and Support; and Independence and Autonomy. Individuals can use this guide as a source of information to improve their understanding of healthy relationship components.


  • Understanding components of healthy relationships
  • Using the guide to structure reflection on current or future relationships