Dating someone with depression and social anxiety can 11 year olds dating
If they seem to be prioritizing themselves more than usual, know it is the effects of the depression rather than a character flaw.Help them work through it rather than judging or being resentful.
) and greater insight into how to take care of both your partner and yourself.
Constantly reminding yourself that it's possible for someone to like you.
Living with anxiety can feel a lot like the world is against you and everything is unfair and no one can possibly like you. Anxiety is just a shitty thing to put up with sometimes.
When you date someone, it’s hard not to think their illnesses are your responsibility.
If their symptoms and happiness are not improving despite your best efforts to help and support, you might believe it’s partially your fault.