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“I’ve had people tell me that I don’t look ‘crazy’ or even that ‘we all have that.’ I’ve also had people tell me that they think that I’m strong and resilient, and I’m grateful to say that response tends to be the norm in my life.”Regardless of the response you get, opening up about a mental illness can take your relationship to the next level.
According to the mental health charity Mind, one in four people in the UK will experience mental health problems each year.
Meaning that, if you have a mental illness, you’re in good company. Geralyn is a 27-year-old mental health counsellor in Tampa, Florida, who lives with bipolar disorder and generalised anxiety disorder.
I immediately thought, ‘Well, this one isn’t going to have legs’ and made a mental note to see it as a bit of fun and nothing more.
Imagining that he was going to be more trouble than he was worth, I buried the relationship before it had even died.
Two in three (63%) people with mental health problems who tell their partners about their condition have said that partners ‘weren’t fazed’ and were ‘really understanding’ when they first heard the news.
Mind and the largest provider of relationship support, Relate, have today released research which shows that 77% of people with a mental health problems surveyed actively tell their partners about their mental health, and only 5% of those people said their partners broke up with them when they heard about their condition.
And stress can trigger those symptoms even if you are medicated.
But he clearly didn’t know, because he didn’t mention it and seemed quite happy sitting across from me at my local Mexican restaurant, as we waited on our fajitas, me on my second Margarita. I genuinely cannot remember how, but he asked me a question and I inwardly rolled my eyes because I knew the moment had come (a little earlier than I’d hoped), and I said: “It’s because I had a nervous breakdown and I have bipolar.” Nothing. He just said, “OK.” I think I may have asked him if he wasn’t scared.
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