How to move from dating to a relationship
Knowing how to get over a breakup isn’t simple – and it’s even more difficult when you don’t have closure in your relationship.
These tips are inspired by a reader who can’t accept that her relationship is over because she and her ex didn’t have closure.
The most important thing to remember about getting over a breakup is that you’ll never truly be “over it.” You lose a piece of your heart when you lose someone you love.
But, this doesn’t mean you’ll never be happy again…it just means your heart has been bruised, and you need to re-learn how to open yourself to loving fully and deeply again.
Healthy closure in a relationship involves honest, healthy, open-minded, nonjudgmental communication.
In my article about letting go of someone you love, a reader said she doesn’t feel she has closure.
Relationship closure is helpful because it allows you to say good-bye.
If you aren’t sure what “relationship closure” is, read How to Heal Your Heart Without Relationship Closure.
You need to grieve the end of your relationship, and give yourself time to heal.Relationship closure is when you – whether you’re a married partner, boyfriend or girlfriend, disgruntled colleague, or unhappy family member – don’t discuss why your love relationship ended.