5. They Control All Their Children’s Relationships

A controlling parent will try to control all their children’s relationships.

They will tell them who they can and cannot hang out with, they make sure to be around when their kids’ friends come over and they dominate all conversations.

If their kid is on the phone, they will try to hear what their kid is talking about and they will have no problem with invading their privacy.

They Make Their Kids Doubt Themselves