Understand abandonment issues and BPD

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental health disorder characterized by many symptoms, including chronic challenges in maintaining healthy relationships, low self-worth, impulsivity, and mood swings. Since the tense interpersonal relationship pattern is a hallmark of this disease, it

How BPD symptoms change with age

If someone you know has Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), you may have noticed that as that person gets older (into their 30s and 40s), the frequency and severity of their symptoms seem to appear Decline. In fact, this is

What to do when your loved one cannot get BPD help

It is common for people with mental health problems to resist the idea of ​​seeking treatment. Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is very treatable, but many people with BPD deny that they have a problem or avoid getting help. Overview

The quality of an excellent BPD therapist

If you are dealing with borderline personality disorder (BPD), finding the right therapist is crucial to your health and well-being. Not every therapist is capable of treating BPD, and you may not contact the first healthcare provider you meet.

BPD and the sympathetic nervous system

Ever wondered what makes your heart beat faster when watching a horror movie? Or when someone cuts you off in traffic, what is the reason for your quick response? Or why when you have to give a speech to

Schizophrenia and borderline personality disorder

Schizophrenia is a term in psychiatry used to describe the inability to maintain opposite thoughts, feelings, or beliefs. Someone might say that a divided person sees the world as black or white-all or nothing. This is a distorted way

Dealing with shame when you have BPD

Shame is a powerful emotion that can make people feel flawed, unacceptable, and even hurt beyond repair. But what do you know about shame? Read on to learn about the impact of shame on self-image and self-esteem, and how

Unspecified personality disorder (PD-NOS)

Personality disorder (PD-NOS) not otherwise specified, also known as personality disorder NOS, is a diagnostic category in the fourth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-IV-TR). This diagnostic category is dedicated to major clinical problems

Why is multi-axis diagnostics obsolete

The most common diagnostic system for mental illness is the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), the fifth edition has been published. Although the last DSM DSM-IV used multi-axis diagnostics, DSM-5 eliminated the system. What are the

What is emotional verification?

Emotional verification involves understanding and accepting the feelings of others. When people accept this type of recognition, they feel that their emotions are not only seen and heard by others, but these feelings are also accepted. If a person

What is borderline personality disorder (BPD)?

What is borderline personality disorder (BPD)? Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness characterized by instability in mood and mood, interpersonal relationships, and behavior. This is one of several personality disorders recognized by the American Psychiatric Association

Axis II and borderline personality disorder

The diagnostic system commonly used to diagnose borderline personality disorder (BPD) and other personality disorders using axes is now obsolete. BPD and other personality disorders were diagnosed as Axis II disorder last year Manual of Diagnosis and Statistics of

Proximal Risk Factors of Borderline Personality

When talking about borderline personality disorder (BPD) and the possible causes of BPD, you may hear discussions of proximal and distal risk factors. What are the proximal risk factors and how much do we know about their role in

What to do if you want to stop receiving BPD treatment

If you have borderline personality disorder (BPD), it is common for you to want to stop treatment. In fact, it is natural to feel frustrated with treatment or your therapist or feel that psychotherapy is no longer effective. However,

Romantic relationships involving BPD patients

People with borderline personality disorder (BPD) often experience chaotic, tense, and conflict-filled relationships. This is especially true for romantic relationships. If you are considering a relationship with someone who has BPD or is in the same state now, it