How BPD is diagnosed

By Jessica Suarez One aspect of a person that is difficult to comprehend is their personality. Since all of us are born unique, our attitudes, traits and way of thinking are hard to fathom. That is why, psychologists constructed their own way of examining things for them to give the…

How to cope with being diagnosed with BPD

This has never happened to me as I have never been officially diagnosed with borderline personality disorder. I personally believe that I have strong traits and certainly I was on my way to self-destruction. I was pretty miserable especially during and after my college years. Having traits of BPD can…

Fight the stigma. BPD is misunderstood.

"Borderline personality disorder, or BPD, is a debilitating condition and even professionals stigmatize the illness. BPD distorts the individual's self-perception and interferes with their ability to maintain stable relationships. Those who suffer from BPD are seen as highly manipulative, dependent and dramatic, but mental health professionals understand that this behavior…

How my mother with bpd affected me

If you have a partner or family who suffer from BPD, you probably already know this all too well.. One minutes you are a great person and the next you are the horrible human being which leaves you feeling hurt and confused. We walk on eggshells around people with BPD.…

Anti-BPD

I started this blog a couple of years ago and was pretty resentful toward my mother who suffers from serious mental illness. I felt like a victim and writing has been a great outlet for letting go of bottled up emotions. As I continued on this journey, I started to…
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