Yesterday I shared tips about managing mental health and relationships, but I didn’t talk about my own relationship. It got me thinking – how exactly does my bipolar disorder impact my relationship? And what does my partner think about my mental illness? I decided that the best course of action would be to just ask him. So, we sat down and I interviewed him about his deepest thoughts on my mental illness. I warned him that the questions would be intrusive. However, I thought that it was necessary in order to get honest, accurate answers that painted a true picture of the situation. I have to be honest – some of his answers were hard to hear. But very enlightening and useful for me. Here we go:
What is it like to date someone with bipolar disorder?
While I am pretty much the only person that he’s had a serious…
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