Although, it might be time to be concerned about your relationship, when mental illness symptoms are getting in the way of your day-to-day life, or your safety is being compromised. You can definitely be in a healthy relationship with someone who has a mental illness but keep an eye out for when things get unhealthy.
How do you date with a mental illness?
Advice for Dating Someone with a Mental IllnessKeep an Open Mind. Educate Yourself. Be Patient and Understanding. Be Encouraging. Do Not Compare. Dont Act Like a Babysitter. Understand That You Might Be the Problem. Know When to Ask for Help and/or When to Take a Break.More items
How do I get out of dating anxiety?
Combining ACT with traditional exposure and cognitive techniques rooted in CBT, here are some of the most effective ways to approach dating anxiety:Practicing self-disclosures. Reducing the threat of judgment from others–and yourself. Acceptance. Reframing catastrophic cognitions. Mindfulness and emotional intelligence.More items •12 Sep 2014