FROM THE VIDEO:
DATING & RELATIONSHIPS: (10 Tips) Disclosing Bipolar Disorder to a New Partner
“Hi! My name is Bipolar Disorder. Nice to meet you. Are you ready for dinner and a movie?… That’s probably not the way I’d start off a first date.
One of the biggest hurdles of dating with Bipolar Disorder is choosing how and when to disclose it. Viewers ask me about this all the time. I did a little poking around online and there are experts that say “tell your partner right away,” while others say “wait until you’re ready.”
I’ll take the middle road here and go over 10 things to consider when telling a new partner you have Bipolar Disorder. Every relationship is different, so I hope something I say is applicable to your situation.”