Sarah Goedjen Khushboo Jani Blanca Nicolae

PRESENT

Borderline Personality Disorder .

What is borderline personality disorder? .

.A personality disorder characterized by a persistent and repetitive instability of interpersonal relationships. mood and impulsive behavior. self-image.

Impulsivity begins by early adulthood and is present in a variety of contexts indicated by: .

Frantic efforts to avoid real or imagined abandonmen t .

Identity disturbance marked by an unstable self-image or sense of self .

Constant feeling of EMPTINESS .

A pattern of unstable and intense personal relationships characterized by alternating between IDEALIZATION vs. DEVALUATION .

Impulsivity in self -damaging areas like • Spending • Sex • Substance abuse • Reckless driving • Binge eating .

gestures or threats.Recurrent suicidal behavior. and often self mutilating behavior caused by: Loss of Reality Need of HELP!!! Frustratio n Negative .

Impulsive & Self-destructive activities are learned!!!!!! unprotected .

Hurting because I hurt those who I love. Stress!" . hurt. Nothing gives me pleasure. Once in a great while I will get "too happy" and then anxious because of that. confusion. Pain. Then I physically hurt myself. Shame. Analyzing everything. Feeling misunderstood. Wanting to die but not being able to kill myself because I'd feel too much guilt for those I'd hurt. to make all the feelings go away. never knowing how I'm going to feel from one minute to the next. anger."Being a borderline feels like eternal hell. Then I feel guilty because of that.D. and then feeling angry about that so I cut myself or O. Nothing less. Then I self-medicate with alcohol.

5% of population suffer from borderline personality disorder • 75% of the patients are women • Suicide peaks during young adulthood • Males with BPD display aggressive.•Between 1.5% to 2. disruptive and antisocial behaviors Given the chaotic and unstable relationships BPD is interfering with job performance more than most other personality disorders…… .

HELP!!! HELP!!! HELP!!! HELP!!! HELP!!! HELP The End !!! HELP!!! HELP!!! HELP!! ! HELP!!! HELP!!! .