being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder was a relief. In fact, he told Glenn Close for Variety’s Actors on Actors series that the moment felt like a huge weight was “lifted off [his] shoulders
Though awareness is increasing and stigma decreasing, BPD often is unrecognized and may be associated with great suffering
“Selena Gomez, once the most followed star on Instagram and now an artist who uses her voice to raise awareness about mental health, is a month shy of turning 29. Recently, in a conversation with Vogue Australia, the singer opened up about her mental health journey and shared that she has studied Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT). “I’ve studied DBT. I’ve been to four treatment centres. I think in mental health, I never understood the stigma until I went to my first treatment centre because that was years ago,” she was quoted as saying.”
There is never a bad time to revisit the basics of BPD. Borderline Personality Disorder is a complex mental health disorder affecting the way one thinks and feels about themselves or others.
The two friends realized that other people in India must be going through the same experiences as they had. And they decided to do something about it.