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A 35-year-old male asked:

I think a new friend of my gf has an unhealthy obsession with my gf not sure how to go about saying something without upsetting my gf, it worries me?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 37 years experience
Unhealthy how?: If this could be life or bodily threatening - don't worry about the risk of upset - help her!. If it is less dangerous, consider the choice of just watching and waiting - try to 'be there' for her if needed. Often the reason we can't think of a good thing to say is that there isn't one. I assume she's an adult. Think of her that way. If she's not, there's not much you can do anyway. Best!
Last updated Apr 5, 2014
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