Since every new relationship is a clean slate, the best thing to do is keep a positive outlook on the new relationship’s potential, and have faith in the person you are dating.This requires blind trust, and unfortunately, those with anxiety have a hard time trusting in someone or something new.Anxiety sufferers tend to need attention and words of affirmation on a daily basis.
Sometimes, it does manifest, and it will be noticed and commented on – but for the most part, I’ve learned to be a high-functioning individual with anxiety.
It’s knowing in our hearts that we deserve to be understood, accommodated and forgiven, yet rarely getting those things.
One episode of anxiety that lasts only minutes, can have lasting effects on a relationship.
A lot of anxiety stems from feelings of uncertainty.
It’s the not knowing or not understanding why his behavior is inconsistent that gets to us.