Exacerbations of Borderline Personality Disorder

Many things cause exacerbations of Borderline Personality Disorder. The biggest problem is, sometimes you don't realise it's happening. Until, for example, your other half turns to you and says 'You're getting so much worse'. Another one of my problems, is that when someone else says something about me I always jump on the defensive. So … Continue reading Exacerbations of Borderline Personality Disorder

Earworms and memories

You know that moment when you hear a song and, suddenly, you're somewhere else. Earworms Earworms are those catchy songs you just can't get out of your head. Sometimes it's something silly like The Wheels on the Bus. Or it's that new Little Mix song that's constantly on the radio. Most of the time it's … Continue reading Earworms and memories

Last night I walked out

Last night I walked out of the house. Not like when I was younger, when I'd be gone for days. This time I just walked until my feet took me back. When I was younger, sometimes the neighbours took me back. Sometimes because they recognised me, other times because I wasn't wearing shoes. However, when … Continue reading Last night I walked out

BPD – Know your symptoms

Today I read that although there are 9 number of BPD symptoms, they can manifest in over 250 possible combinations. These 9 symptoms are commonly quoted as the symptoms of BPD: … but they are outdated (and pretty vague tbh). They were replaced by the DSM-5 criteria in 2011 (sorry, guys...). Originally I was going … Continue reading BPD – Know your symptoms