Mental illness and dating
Taking advantage of services your church might offer is also an option if you are a person of faith.
This is more for Truth bomb: Self-care is the most important part of living with a mental illness.
is the proactive move that can save your relationship.
Don't let your partner walk into a situation with you without knowing exactly what they will have to navigate.
Counseling is still a privilege not everyone has access to, so double check your health care package to see if it covers therapy.
Your partner may have never been with anyone in your situation, or they may think they know and have no idea.
Five years ago, I would have not even mentioned counseling because I always felt it was something rich people did.
Depression has threatened every single one of my romantic relationships at one point or another.