Dating a woman with bipolar disorder

If you are able to reassure them that your feelings for them are deep enough to last throughout what is a temporary episode, you will both be stronger for it.

Base your decision on whether you have anything in common or not.After all, dating is an emotional rollercoaster to begin with.Throw bipolar disorder into the mix and you've made the highs higher and the lows lower.They become hyper-wired, running on little or no sleep, bouncing from one activity to the next. They are in overdrive at hyper-warp speed and you can't keep up - and they don't care!

Your partner may take off without notice for a few days and call you from Las Vegas, an inventor's convention, or some stranger's apartment. For most bipolar sufferers undergoing treatment, 90% of their lives they are perfectly normal - that's right!

But don't base your decision on whether they have bipolar or not.