A bipolar person may avoid relationships because they dont feel good enough for other people. Sometimes these feelings come on quickly and cause those with mental health conditions to push away others in existing relationships. This can lead to social isolation.
Does bipolar make you controlling?
A portion of the bipolar population becomes “controlling.” This at first can show up as a talkative and outgoing, but soon suggestions and discussions become manipulative. Examples of controlling statements include: “Why would you do that?”
When should you give up on a bipolar relationship?
Saltz said that several signs may indicate an unhealthy relationship, particularly with a partner who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder: feeling that youre a caretaker in the relationship. experiencing burnout. sacrificing your life goals, values, and needs to be with your partner.