Borderline personality disorder and online dating
Kiera's story sheds light on the private struggle to transform suffering into compassion for herself and others, and is essential reading for all seeking to understand what it truly means to recover and reclaim the desire to live. It took me forever to read though because I found it scary in that it felt like the story was actually about my life.
I suffer from BPD and since i was diagnosed many years ago it has been a very strange roller coaster ride.
I have felt that way many times with my own psychiatrist and it is the worst feeling in the world.
If you suffer with BPD, the journey is long and hard but at some point you will realize that it will start to get easier and it will be a huge burden taken from your shoulders.
Without the help of my current therapist i don't think that i would be doing as well as i am today.
I have held a job for over 1 year, which is the longest yet. I am going to school for a career that i truly believe i want to be doing.
She has sex with men she barely knows and doesn’t use birth control.
Her current boyfriend sells drugs, and I think she is using them too.
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Kiera Van Gelder's first suicide attempt at the age of twelve marked the onset of her struggles with drug addiction, depression, post-traumatic stress, self-harm, and chaotic romantic relationships-all of which eventually led to doctors' belated diagnosis of borderline personality disorder twenty years later.