Your friend just told you that they’re involved with someone new. The issue? They’re still in a relationship with their partner. In a nutshell, they’re cheating, and whether emotionally or physically (or both) it’s a recipe for disaster.
Not sure what to do or say? It’s only normal. After all, much as you’d like to be there for your friend in this quagmire, you shouldn’t have to compromise your values in the process of doing so. Cherlyn Chong, a breakup recovery and dating coach at Steps To Happyness, shares how you can go about navigating through this situation.