Dating people with bipolar disorder
They may respond with more intense anxiety, depression or anger than you expect or they might have been closer to wanting to break it off themselves than you realized, and may react with relief —or denial.”Dr.
Considering to leave the person because the disorder has become too much is common. If you want a person to change, you must first realize how hard it is to change yourself.
Married couples take a vow to remain together “for better or worse, in sickness or in health…” where leaving the person “can be seen as abandonment and sabotage – and there is a reality to that perception.” “There are still times it is reasonable to leave, but do not deny responsibility for having broken your promise,” Dr. “You can try to explain it, your reasons may be valid, but take responsibility and validate the other person’s feelings.” If you’re not married, it is NOT abandonment or sabotage, no matter how the other person perceives it.“But if you start feeling guilty when the reality is that you had not made the commitment the other person implicitly expected, your guilt will trigger anger, depression, etc.