All I can do is be mute when there are problems and move on. May 25, at 1: I have to tiptoe around any subject I want to discuss because his emotional trigger is so sensitive. A little communication can go a long way in avoiding a series of misunderstandings that could ultimately lead to conflict or even break-up of the relationship. Both partners must change. Real Life.
Hard, But Worth It: What It's Like Dating Someone With OCD
It now becomes what can YOU do?
Adult ADHD and Relationships
The goal is to move forward — not to stay stuck in an argument. You are right; it comes down to those two things. If you and your partner are up for it, there are numerous opportunities to help out with exposure exercises or to stay on top of medication regimens.