DO YOU HAVE BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER? READ ON FOR SYMPTOMS AND TRAITS
Here are the 9 Symptoms/traits of Borderline Personality Disorder with an explanation for each trait. BPD is diagnosed on the basis of symptoms/traits present in a variety of contexts, as indicated by at least five of the following…
This post is written by Al Rodrigues who has battled depression and come out a winner. Depression – a word that evokes feelings of helplessness, desertion, uncertainty, confusion, and fear in one’s mind.It’s associated with suicidal thoughts and fear of the unknown. However, it is not uncommon to be depressed as it is something everyone
This post is written by Imi Lo, a Specialist Psychotherapist, Art Therapist, Coach, and Author of the book Emotional Intensity and Sensitivity (Amazon No.1 bestseller) For more informative material you can check out Imi’s website here: https://www.eggshelltherapy.com/ BPD is one of the most stigmatised conditions there is. I can understand why— the volatility, the unpredictable nature of being with someone with BPD,
Be aware that this post can be harsh. It is direct, to the point and factual. It is not meant to demotivate or distress you but it is certainly meant to show you the true face of Borderline Personality Disorder and what it can do to you. If you ignore BPD and quit or don’t
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There are many things that non-BPDs say that hurt us BPDs very badly. Here are some such comments: 1) “Get over it.” Something has happened that stresses us out and makes us very anxious or even depressed. We have no control over it. We become quiet and unresponsive or we get agitated and keep talking
You’ve read about the 9 symptoms/traits of BPD. Here are 6 behaviours/reactions that a person with BPD may have that are lesser known. 1. Even a BPD doesn’t know what triggers them to get angry Anger and rage are a major part of BPD. But there are no fixed triggers. A person with BPD could
Borderlines have many fears that can be real or imagined. Either way, these fears can almost cripple them with anxiety. He/she is going to leave me. I am alone. I will always be alone. I wont be able to manage a job – I will be fired. I will fall seriously ill. I will die.
Promiscuity in BPD One of the symptoms of BPD is promiscuity – having sex with multiple partners. To add to the chaos of it, these partners could also be of the same gender – bisexuality. The reasons why a person with BPD may have sex with multiple partners is not very clear. One definite reason
There’s no doubt about it. Being diagnosed with BPD causes distress but more importantly it causes confusion. Why is it called Borderline – Borderline beteween what and what? Is it true that psychiatrists are reluctant to treat BPDs? Is a Borderline a bad person? And the questions go on and on. 1) BPD is a
When you think of Psychiatrists it probably scares you into thinking a defensive thought: “Nothing is wrong with me”. You may feel afraid or even terrified by all that you know (however limited the information) about psychology and psychiatrists. You may feel like you are weak or even embarrassed that you need to go to
The first rule is – don’t fight, talk. When you are in an argument with your borderline partner and it is not at a very advanced or full-fledged state, there are things you can do to prevent it from blowing out of proportion. Here are 12 factors to keep in mind: Body Language & Voice:
Sometimes I’m so very happy that I want to give the world everything I have! I become extra generous and give money to the poor even when I cant afford it. When you’re not earning that much and you go about distributing 100 rupee notes to people, it can become a serious problem. Yes, it