7 Recurring Problems That May Be A Sign Of Bad Energy In Your Relationship

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Whether you believe it or not, the energy you give off in your relationship will affect it in some way. After all, there's a reason why gratitude and positivity are closely linked. When you appreciate the things you have, you're more likely to have a positive outlook on life and a happier relationship. Negative energy works the same way. If you find yourself having the same problems over and over again, experts say, there may be bad energy in your relationship.

"We have our own energy and so does everyone else," Rachel Wright, MA, LMFT,the co-founder of Wright Wellness Center, tells Bustle. "When we're in relationships, we share our energy with someone else and they share their energy with us."

So when there's "bad" or negative energy in your relationship, you'll might feel like an energy vampire is sucking the life out of you. "In terms of a relationship, you may feel emotionally drained after being with your partner," she says. You may feel off after spending time with them, and just thinking about them will make you feel exhausted.

You may not even be aware that bad energy is affecting your relationship. So if the following problems keep occurring, it may be time to evaluate how to change the energy in your relationship.