Dating someone who does drugs
The problems that typically plague standard relationships, from forgetting an anniversary to cheating, create an almost impenetrable barrier in the relationship.Add in a drug-ridden past or present into the mix, and the relationship is not only stressful, but also very unpredictable.Someone with less than a year sober should stay focused on their recovery program, not dating.This guideline is designed to protect the addict as well as the people they might date.Date rape drugs often have no color, smell, or taste, so you can't tell if you are being drugged.The drugs can make you weak and confused — or even cause you to pass out — so that you cannot consent to sex.
If you care about someone in active addiction, help them into treatment and hold off on turning a friendship into more until they’re grounded in their recovery.
It can include touching that is not okay; putting something into the vagina; rape; and attempted rape. They can be slipped into your drink when you are not looking.
The drugs often have no color, smell, or taste, so you can't tell if you are being drugged.
Have any of you ever dealt with a problem like this?
I really don't like people who drink, smoke, or do drugs and I would rather date someone clean or straight edge like myself but those are hard to come by. There are plenty of people who don't do those things.