Yes, and they are the same ones for dating a person without any diagnosis of mental illness.Here’s my list of rules for dating a person with bipolar disorder: Again, I don’t think this list is exclusive to dating a person who has bipolar disorder. A person with bipolar disorder wants what any other person does from a romantic relationship.I've been on and off fluoxetine (prozac) and am currently not taking any.Personality-wise, I'm pretty introverted but have my extroverted moments.
The disorder is typically managed by daily medication and talk therapy.
The trademark of Bipolar Disorder is a major mood imbalance.
The person may go from depressed to a manic state, or may experience other shifts in mood that affect the person's ability to function.
We want intimacy, understanding, and ultimately, love.
Having stated what I consider obvious, I’ll give some thought to what many see as the difficulties of dating a person with bipolar disorder.