And if she's worth it then she'll understand and stick around. Turn off the cell phone, too. I love him so much that I can't just give up even though I do get often. Both people may be afraid that sharing their negative thoughts or feelings will burden their partner. It would not be first date or even second or third date material, but very soon after. How do relationship roles change?
People who do have problems with their speach due to a head injury hopefully are seeing a Speech Therapist and hopefully do improve over time, but it does take a special person to have the patience to understand the conversation and I think in this day and age of wanting a lot of things instantly it would be challenging for that person to find a stranger who would be.
Dating, Romance and Sexuality Post-ABI
Hey, to help his brain return as much as possible to the "known self" Do you have any advice for me?? While the person with TBI is in the hospital, their partner may need to make decisions that are usually made by the survivor. For some brain injury survivors, sexual needs, functions and abilities change. It is now 15 months later and he is still as bad if not worse than the first week.