BPD, Identity, The Past - Causes and Effects

Identity distortion 2: Parental career expectations

For me, career expectations were also a significant cause of my identity disturbance. I am a naturally shy, creative person – very much into art and nature. I love painting, drawing, sculpting and creating things and this creativity seems to be something many BPD people have. I guess you need to be sensitive to create… Read More Identity distortion 2: Parental career expectations

Abuse, Anxiety, BPD, Depression, Identity, Self-harm, Suicide, The Past - Causes and Effects

Borderline Personality Disorder: What is it?

Well if you are into the cold, harsh, clinical definitions check out the official diagnostic criteria for Borderline Personality Disorder below.  Doesn’t really sound that great from a lay person’s perspective, does it? And trust me, as a sufferer it’s horrible to recognise yourself in this.  The diagnostic criteria are so dehumanising, and as someone… Read More Borderline Personality Disorder: What is it?