Panelists: Sir Guy, Master Fire, Mistress Susan
According to the doctors at www.psychiatry.com, “Mental health is the foundation for emotions, thinking, communication, learning, resilience and self-esteem. Mental health is also key to relationships, personal and emotional well-being and contributing to community or society.”
In authority-based relationships, the emotional well-being and mental health of the participants can be a factor in determining if one should pursue such a joining and with whom. Yet, if we are observant, we will find that many of us who pursue these types of relationships, like the general public from which we come, are dealing with mental health issues from depression, to post traumatic stress disorder to bipolar to anxiety. If we are not dealing with these issues personally, we may have partners who are, Living the past two years with the effects of the isolation and stress caused by the pandemic has revealed or exacerbated these issues. Can we be in an M/s relationship and navigate mental health issues? If so, how? This panel will have a frank discussion about this issue.