Borderline Personality Disorder

quote-marks-beginFor somebody with Borderline Personality Disorder, if the part of the brain that says ‘I’m hurt by that,’ doesn’t then kick in and stop the intensity of that emotion, that emotion becomes overwhelming.

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Antonia New, MD
Causes of BPD

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These scenes from A Family Guide to BPD provide a look into the lives of people who faced and overcame the many challenges of Borderline Personality Disorder.

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Borderline Personality Disorder Support
Family Support

Are you searching for information about BPD? If you are, you’re not alone. Millions of people and their loved ones are severely affected by this disorder.

Borderline Personality Disorder Treatments
BPD Treatments

Borderline Personality Disorder is a treatable illness. There are now therapies that have been developed specifically to treat BPD.

Borderline Personality DIsorder
BPD Facts

Borderline Personality Disorder is complex and confusing. Separating fact from myth is critical to understanding this greatly misunderstood disorder.


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VIDEO REVIEWS

Absolutely wonderful. The people in these videos explain what it’s like to have Borderline Personality Disorder better than I ever could.”

Marsha Linehan, PhD Developer of Dialectical Behavior Therapy

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BPD NEWS

Ruminating: It Is Not Your (de)Fault

You know that moment when you are just falling asleep and an unpleasant thought pops into your head? It might be about a conversation you had with someone during the day that felt a bit awkward. You start to mull it over. “Why did I say that?” Or worse, “Why did they say that?” Suddenly your state of mind races from All Quiet on the Western Front to Armageddon.

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BPD QUOTE OF THE WEEK
Families need to know that they matter. They make an enormous difference in what’s going to happen to their loved one.”

Alan Fruzzetti, PhD
Co-developer of Family Connections