Dating for people with depression
Because depression can severely affect a person's ability to get up in the morning and live their lives, it can make dating — something that literally requires you to function pretty well — a little bit of a challenge to deal with.In honor of National Mental Health Awareness Month, Elite Daily spoke to a couple of experts about how dating can change when you have depression. Especially in the early stages of getting to know someone, you have to be “on” whenever you're around them.It always stressed me out and usually the other person would be scared away. " Our site is the only one online that serves the specific niche audience of those with a diagnosed mental illness.
People may experience these symptoms to different degrees, which can make this disorder hard to identify.
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It can be hard to recognize signs of depression in those we love, and it can be even more challenging to confront these people with our concerns.
However, depression should not prevent you from having a healthy relationship.