Dating someone in medical school long distance

dating someone in medical school long distance

Is it hard to be in a long distance relationship in med school?

When you’re spending so many of your waking hours studying, it can be hard to give your partner quality time. If you’re in med school and in a long-distance relationship (like me), these challenges are compounded by the sheer physical distance between you and your partner.

What are the challenges of being in a long-distance relationship?

If you’re in med school and in a long-distance relationship (like me), these challenges are compounded by the sheer physical distance between you and your partner. Keeping the spark going—while maintaining your focus on your studies—requires significant planning and effort.

How often do you see your partner in a long distance relationship?

In a long-distance relationship, it’s also critical to plan regular visits and vacations together. In Arizona, we alternated visiting each other monthly. South Carolina has been a bigger challenge, but we have tried to see each other every two months or so.

What are the challenges of being in a long-distance relationship?

If you’re in med school and in a long-distance relationship (like me), these challenges are compounded by the sheer physical distance between you and your partner. Keeping the spark going—while maintaining your focus on your studies—requires significant planning and effort.

Do long distance relationships really work?

Long distance relationships can totally work. They can even prove to be good for you, for a season. I know this first-hand—I met my husband via email when he was living 7000 miles away. However, let’s be realistic, too. Long distance relationships are tricky to navigate well.

Is long distance affecting your communication skills?

When you’re in a long distance relationship it is much harder to access nonverbal cues like gestures, body language, facial expressions, eye contact, and even voice tone. It’s very easy to miss (or misjudge) when someone is being sarcastic, or joking. This makes effective communication harder. What’s the fix?

Its not easy, and whether you and your partner have always been long-distance, or youre about to start that journey soon, it can take some time to adjust. But one thing that can help couples work through the distance is having a plan for when youll see each other again. How often should you see your long-distance partner?

Can long distance relationships work out through Spectrum Internet?

Related posts: