In part one of this video series, Dating & Relationship Expert and YourTango Expert, Lori Pinkerton counseled one of her real clients: an incredible businesswoman named Deborah, 59, who's been single for the past 6 years while focusing solely on her career. Since she's ready to begin dating again, Lori helped her establish a "dating strategy" and got her in the habit of acting like a single woman. How Do I Start Dating After Taking 6 Years Off? (1 Of 3)
In this video, Lori helps Deborah with her significant trust issues. She's been burned in past relationships and some part of her is worried that dating just isn't worth it anymore. Deborah explains why her two long-term relationships in her life have given her these feelings, while Lori helps her to see that these trust issues may be with herself.
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The only way Deborah is going to resolve these trust issues is to get out in the dating scene and gain new evidence. See what else Lori prescribes for her in the video above.
Stay tuned tomorrow for part 3 of this series with Lori: How Can I Feel Confident Dating After Taking A Long Break?