We talk about the challenges that mental illness can bring to a relationship and how to overcome those challenges.
A client of mine had been dating someone for two months yet still didn’t feel a strong connection and was about to break it off. Don't try to agree, disagree or get them to see your point of view.
I was afraid of coming on too strong to the point that I didn’t show up at all.If you have siblings, what is your relationship with them now and what do you hope that relationship will look like in 10 years? It took time for both sides to open up, become comfortable and really share from within.After two more months of slow progress, my client and her date began to feel more comfortable with each other and open up and share.My client started to see a shift in the relationship and thanked me for helping to prevent a breakup before the relationship had had a chance to blossom.Aleeza Ben Shalom is the Marriage Minded Mentor you can count on when you want clarity in dating for marriage.