Borderline Personality

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a condition characterized by chronic instability in relationships, extreme emotional reactions, and chronic fear of abandonment.

The diagnosis is controversial: BPD is listed in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-5) with other personality disorders. However, some mental health professionals argue that borderline personality is not a mental health condition at all, while others believe it may be a response to early childhood trauma rather than an actual mental health issue.

 

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