Harvey, Ph D, a professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at the University of Miami."If you're not interested in socializing, you won't." "I went years and years without dating," says Elyn Saks, JD, Ph D.
Even when treatment is working well, you may have communication problems or other symptoms "that would be noticeable to someone you are dating." Frese and Saks suggest waiting a few months before opening up.
Being married to someone with schizophrenia can be challenging.