Dating anyone is any challenge, but dating someone with anxiety can be especially challenging. Anxiety is unpredictable, confusing and intrusive. It’s tough not just for the people who have it but also for the people who love them. If you’re one of those people, you know too well that seeing some experience anxiety is bad enough and you’d do anything to make it better for the one going through it. When someone you love has an anxiety spell coming on, there’s nothing you can do to calm it down. Because you’re not in control of it and can’t stop your partner from experiencing it, it can be particularly overwhelming. People who struggle with depression and anxiety may experience a feeling of uncertainty or a feeling that what just happened was foolish and embarrassing. When you love someone with anxiety, being supportive is everything. Being with someone with depression and anxiety takes a special person. It may be complicated at times, but well worth the effort. Just requires a little extra TLC. Here are six things to know if you love someone with anxiety.