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Borderline personality disorder


What is Borderline Personality Disorder?


9 Criteria for Borderline Personality Disorder


What Might “Trigger” Someone with BPD, Borderline Personality Disorder


Young people with borderline personality disorder respond differently to unpleasant imagery


How Jordan manages her Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder (BPD), also known as emotionally unstable personality disorder (EUPD), is a long-term pattern of abnormal behavior characterized by unstable relationships with other people, unstable sense of self, and unstable emotions. There is often dangerous behavior and self-harm. People may also struggle with a feeling of emptiness and a fear of abandonment. Symptoms may be brought on by seemingly normal events. The behavior typically begins by early adulthood, and occurs across a variety of situations. Substance abuse, depression, and eating disorders are commonly associated with BPD. Approximately 10% of people affected die by suicide.