Are You Ready For a New Relationship?
Posted by: Sue Atkins
Question: Are You Ready For a New Relationship?
Here’s a super Divorce Support blog by Cathy Meyer from
“You’ve been out of the dating scene for a long time. You’ve also just gone through the stress of divorce. You want to date and possibly build a new relationship with a member of the opposite sex. How do you know you are ready though? Knowing when to date after divorce means you must know yourself and your relationship patterns. It also means being ready mentally, emotionally and physically. Are you ready?
Hold Yourself ResponsibleNo one is blameless when it comes to divorce. Take responsibility for your mistakes. If you don’t you will carry the same mixed up perceptions and “baggage” into the next relationship.
Examine your expectations of what a relationship should be and work at identifying any skewed beliefs you have. Work at correcting negative issues you have and then get on with your life. Just remember, the pain is there for a reason. Don’t let the lesson you need to learn get away from you.
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