Dating a guy with bipolar disorder
Haltzman is clinical assistant professor in the Brown University department of psychiatry and human behavior.
He's also medical director of NRI Community Services in Woonsocket, R. and author of The Secrets of Happily Married Men and The Secrets of Happily Married Women.
We want you to hold our hand so tightly during take off so we know just how little we are in that big sky. We feel so empty, you’ll look at us and wonder what you did wrong.
We’ll sit there and tell you that this time it’s not you, and we’ll mean it.
Navigating any romantic relationship -- whether it's dating or marriage -- can be a tricky endeavor.
“It brings up a lot of fears and those fears ignite the temptation not to talk about it,” acknowledges Lisa Little, MSc, a chartered psychologist in Calgary, Alberta.You have just shown a person who believes they aren’t lovable that they can, in fact, be loved. You’ll realize our laugh is contagious, and we always want you to feel the extremes with us. Sometimes we sit there in our lonesome, and we become a person a you won’t recognize.We want to take that feeling all the way to the top of a mountain, and we want to feel your heart race with ours. Suddenly, we stop taking care of ourselves, and you will notice.Then he would hit the "down" side and sink into the depths of depression.These wild swings put stress on his marriage and threatened to run his family's finances into the ground.