In a society where ghosting, dragging things out, and avoidance of anything difficult is becoming more prevalent, a simple bit of promptness can really help a person with anxiety stay grounded.
That is not to say that anyone should stay married to their smartphone or be at the beck and call of a new partner.
Reading articles to gain general knowledge is helpful, but it can’t offer the answers that an individual should be giving for themselves.
So, an open discussion and questions will help smooth out the experience for both parties.
The best time to ask questions is when the person is in a neutral, calm mental space. What can I do to help you if your anxiety is acting up?