The Guardians Shaad D’Souza speaks with Australian Musician Odette about living with BPD and how her diagnosis has reframed the narratives of her past work.
How do you measure up on distress tolerance?
“While there are depths of despair, our compassion and our empathy is boundless. With intensity comes passion and a vast capacity for love and hope.”
BPD knows no borders, it has no political affiliation, and its effects can be felt in families around the world.
Myths and misconceptions about BPD only add to the stigma associated with the disorder. Leila Aref at Scoop Empire gathered common misconceptions about Borderline Personality Disorder in hopes to dispel them and continue to raise awareness.
How the stigma of Borderline Personality Disorder nearly stopped me from getting the help I desperately needed
When discussing Borderline Personality Disorder, it is easy to focus on science and statistics.