You will thus have to be patient and allow the relationship to follow its own course. The bed had to be aligned with the wall. Email Address Sign Up There was an error. Back to articles. I still perform well at my job and participate in plenty of activities without my anxieties interfering with them. Understanding what the symptoms of OCD are and where they come from can go a long way in helping you to understand them and to bring down the overall stress level in your relationship.
Dating Someone with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
Eating specific foods in a specific way. I told him because I felt he had a right to know how messed up I was. But she understands that I feel better after fixing them and she loves me for it. I have so many clothes. Dating is hard even without OCD, and opening up about intrusive thoughts can make it seem even more daunting and impossible. I struggle with things many people find hard to understand.