Relationships have a positive impact on mental health and the well-being of people in general. Ackproblems - lolWhy am I getting 'whiffs' of Munchausen-by-Proxy here? A person with learning disabilities may be frustrated about the way a partner provides assistance by feeling stifled when too much is routinely provided, which may give rise to the perception that he or she is stupid or being treated like a child. He did pretty well, in fact, he went on to work for several global companies in sales despite his disability. Show ALL Forums.
If we are talking someone who has an actual developmental disability like autism, that's a completely different topic in itself.
Dating someone with a learning disability and ADHD?
Am I capable or willing to help them overcome the disability. And success is not only measured by a successful date but by the confidence that individuals gain by going on a date, too. I like how people throw around the word "shallow" simply because they would choose not to date someone with a disability of any kind. One of his exes who he always likes to tell me he was going to marry is in a Psych ward back east. Its the learning disability and bi polar. He often asks me for help with spelling and diction when writing emails, or asks my advice when he's unsure of things, but none of this has ever bothered me too much. My parents do not understand me at all!