Which can definitely inhibit you and make it scary to enter the dating world. Seeking Treatment and Moving Forward Together In order to move forward together, both you and your partner need to learn the most effective and adaptive ways of addressing the problems that complex PTSD creates in your relationship. Wait until you know the other person better and the relationship becomes more serious before you tell them about your trauma.
But it does give us the opportunity to grow and change the way we cope — this goes for the person with PTSD as well as their partner. Please Login to comment. You are not doing yourself or anyone else any favors by ignoring it.