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5 Things Children Of An Alcoholic Do

We all know that our childhood directly impacts our adulthood, yet most of us rarely stop to think about it. Naturally, one of the largest…

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Posted in Borderline Personality Disorder Mental Health

10 Occurrences When You Fear Abandonment

No matter how long you’ve been friends with someone or how committed your partner seems, you can’t shake that fear that eventually everyone will leave….

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7 Common Myths About Borderline Personality

Borderline personality disorder comes with many stigmas, and tons of myths. The amount of negative media surrounding this disorder makes me sick. However, in hopes…

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Chronic Emptiness & Seeking Attention

I’ve never told many people this, but I spend most of my time awake feeling empty. I lack a sense of purpose, a fulfilment in…

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4 Ways I ‘Split’ As Someone With BPD

The world is constantly split in the eyes of someone like me with borderline personality disorder. We only see things in extremes, one end of…

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5 Ways I Combat Dissociation

“The room evaporates. My body is gone, but also still there. I feel a tingling consuming my body, rolling through my veins, yet I am…

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Borderlines & Boundaries

Borderlines are bad with boundaries… but we don’t mean to be. It’s just like our struggles with manipulation, our need for reassurance, or any other…

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When BPD Makes You Think In Extremes

I constantly struggle with “black and white thinking,” meaning I see only one side of the coin, only the darkness but not the light, everything…

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The Benefits Of Being A Borderline

They sometimes call my diagnosis the “kiss of death” of psychological disorders. It can appear co-morbidly with other mood or psychological disorders (like my MDD,…

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I Wish My In-Laws Understood My BPD

My husband came home from work yesterday looking completely defeated. The dinner I made in the crock pot was a complete flop, so as we…

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