Hey there, so my boyfriend just left for 6-12 months. Ive been trying to keep a positive mind on the relationship. I want to make sure that I am fully prepared when it comes to inevitable fights while he is gone.. How do you resolve conflict from afar when all you want to do is see them in person.. I'm new to this amount of time away from each other. So far in our relationship its only been 3-4 weeks but it sounds as though his company might be shipping him out for 15 weeks at a time now so this will be a regular thing. please help..
I've been pretty stable the last few months. I haven't had a depressive episode in months and no hypomania. My meds really seem to be working. I was substitute teacher last school year but I recently found a part time job as a paraprofessional and I am happy with a set schedule. I'm doing so well and I hope it continues. My kids see a huge change in me and are proud of how well I am doing.
My dad died several weeks ago. The death was quick, and he was elderly. My challenges are that I have several difficult memories of him. I am unable to share these memories with my loved ones. These were moments-in-time, and not a repetitive pattern. But, these moments-in-time made me distrust him. As a result, I was not close to him. During the funeral, I heard many people talk warmly about my...