Bipolar people and dating
There’s sadness, the literal inability to pull ourselves out of bed, tearfulness, and a lack of concentration.
You like him, you like his friends, you like his moves in the bedroom. Then he sits you down and tells you that he has bipolar disorder.
There is a treatment for a bipolar episode, things to make the person feel better.
And it turns out that two aspects of such treatment include support and companionship, which you should give to any significant other.
Dating a bipolar guy is not for the faint at heart.
People who have bipolar disorder are more likely to abuse alcohol or drugs, take excessive risks that can lead to accidents, or be unable to hold down a job.
To ensure that we do not end up drunk dialing someone, or worse, we have to make sure our feelings do not get the best of us. Be prepared for a lot of “When you did X, it made me feel like Y” and, if things get serious, an invitation to couples therapy. People With Bipolar Disorder Get Very Manic And/Or Very Depressed If we fall off in our treatment, experience a traumatic event or our meds stop working, we could go into relapse. We seek out risky behavior that we’d never do in our right mind.