Season 3, Episode 8 – Is dating anxiety is ruining your dating experience?
In this episode, Dr. Mari Kovanen, a registered psychologist and conscious dating coach, explores dating anxiety, particularly as it affects successful women. She explains how dating anxiety rises from insecurities, attachment issues and previous relationship experiences, and how it often leads to confusion and discomfort during the dating process.
She emphasizes the importance of understanding one’s anxiety sources and gives an insight into attachment styles. Dr. Mari also provides three crucial questions to assess potential partner’s behaviours for consistency, effort, and alignment between words and actions. This episode sets the stage for the upcoming second part, which will focus on practical tips to help cope with dating anxiety.
01:15 Understanding Dating Anxiety
03:13 Exploring the Causes of Dating Anxiety
04:58 The Impact of Past Relationships on Dating Anxiety
09:57 How to Recognize and Address Dating Anxiety
10:49 Dating Clinic Consultations
11:25 Three Key Questions to Ask When Dating
Previous episodes talking about attachment adaptations.
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