How to cope when you live with borderline personality disorder and you just lost your favorite person.Read More
After being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder for 13 years, here are 13 lessons that I’ve learned from living with, coping with, and managing my BPD.Read More
When you have borderline personality disorder, splitting can cause a world of chaos. Here are some things that you can do instead of splitting.Read More
Sometimes it can feel difficult to try to talk to someone who is living with borderline personality disorder. Read about the SETUP method from I Hate You - Don’t Leave Me to learn about how to communicate or talk to someone who lives with borderline personality disorder.Read More
In this interview, we talk to Dante about what it’s like being a teenager living with diagnosed borderline personality disorder.Read More
The infamous favorite person... the person that someone with borderline personality disorder filters their world view around... the source of comfort... the everything. Take one glance across BPD forums and you will find countless posts devoted to the favorite person, also known as the 'FP.'
Your favorite person could be anyone... a relative, parent, best friend, lover, etc. It could even be someone that you just met.
The difference between having a "best friend" and a "favorite person," especially for someone with borderline personality disorder, is the intensity and obsessive thoughts that surround the favorite person.Read More
Understanding borderline personality disorder (BPD) symptoms isn’t as easy as cracking open the newest DSM and saying, “Oh yes…pervasive thoughts and abandonment issues…mhm…I have those…sounds right to me.”
In fact, most people in general can look at the symptoms of borderline personality disorder and see themselves fitting most of the criteria. In order to combat this, I’m breaking down the symptoms of BPD a step further and putting them into layman’s terms so as to better equip people who either think they may have BPD or have a loved one they suspect may have it.Read More