Dating depressed boyfriend
They both understand the duties of the job and how sometimes they’ll have to make out and even fake having sex with other people.
When an actor tries to date someone who doesn’t know that life and can’t relate, it often doesn’t work out very well.
But also remember that it’s not your responsibility, either.
Tell him that he needs to take it but ultimately, contact his health provider if you fear things are getting out of hand. [Read: Why it’s not your job to fix someone with depression] #6 Be supportive and uplifting. He wants to know he’s not alone and that you’ll still be there even if he has depression.
The fact that your boyfriend has depression isn’t the only thing in your lives. So don’t let it become the biggest part of your relationship.
#9 Make sure he knows your feelings aren’t affected.
You can’t relate and therefore, you may lose patience quickly.
Of course, it’s not fun to be with someone who has depression.
It’s not because they’re just in the same social scene, but because they can relate to one another.
And that’s one of the worst feelings for someone with depression.
[Read: 5 ways volunteer work can help depression] #8 Don’t make it a big deal. It doesn’t really change who he is and what he values.
What you have to be aware of is if he’s actually using the help he gets.
Be cautious of any drastic changes in behavior so you can determine if they’ve stopped taking their medication or not.