Trust issues in dating
It's normal to wonder if your partner deserves your trust.
What's not normal is to close yourself off from them because of it.
It can lead people to experience great difficulty with trust.
People may experience and re-experience the trauma in their minds. People with PTSD can go to great lengths to create a feeling of safety.
Take a moment to imagine being in a relationship and not worrying at all about the other person leaving or hurting you. This internal struggle to let your guard down may mean that you need to start small and build up to a point where you feel comfortable trusting another.
Under the medical model, trust issues can be linked with: People diagnosed with schizophrenia and related conditions may experience paranoia.
Some life experiences can impact a person's ability to trust others.
Trust is not an either/or proposition, but a matter of degree.
When you fail to completely trust someone, you don't open up to them.
You may keep things private and fear that the person will either hurt or leave you at a moment's notice.