If you're still thinking about what your ex is doing or whom he's dating, you're too distracted to begin a healthy relationship.
“Some people date and even marry to try to prove something to an ex,” says Edward M.
Tauber, Ph D, a California-based divorce counselor and co-author of Find the Right One After Divorce.
“You wouldn't date somebody who's still tangled up with an ex emotionally. ” If you were in a committed relationship for a long time, the idea of beginning a new romance may seem scary.
Step #2: Be sure you're over the marriage break-up Getting over the pain and hurt of a break up for many is a challenging and difficult task.