In this episode, Bailey discusses what her relationship with her mother was like while growing up along with what it’s like today. She takes the time to go into detail about why she made the difficult decision to “take a break” from her parents. Additionally, she opens up about how other people have reacted when she’s been asked about her parents and how their reactions have made her feel. She hopes to enlighten you with a new perspective and equip you with better ways to react if someone were to open up to you about a similar scenario.
Tune in as I further discuss ways that me and my partner, Monish, find solutions to prevent future arguments or fights from reoccurring. All relationships take work, and when bipolar disorder is thrown into the mix, you sometimes have to incorporate new ideas and solutions to help keep the relationship thriving.
Part Two of a three-part series on maintaining healthy relationships with those who have bipolar disorder. Our host, Bailey Reber, gets very vulnerable while discussing a past toxic romantic relationship verses how different it is to be in a healthy one now. Tune in to learn the major differences between the two plus what you can expect when dating someone who has bipolar disorder.