Bridges to Recovery offers comprehensive treatment for people living with Borderline Personality Disorder as well as co-occurring substance addiction and process addictions. My girlfriend is not a burden, her BPD is. But it is nowhere near as hard as being the one with BPD. A week before Christmas, I was lying on the floor in a pitch black room, sobbing. We endure many an awkward silence. I ride on the high of a new and dazzling possibility. There are times [when our relationship] has plummeted to the depths whereby we were both ready to give up.
I struggle with bipolar disorder type IIborderline personality disorder, anxiety, and an eating disorder.
Here’s what it’s like to be in a relationship with someone with Borderline Personality Disorder
What am I going to do about it? This is not helpful and certainly not an easy quality to deal with in someone you share your life with, but the key to it working is understanding why the person does the things they do so you can work together to help them. What not to say to someone with Borderline Personality Disorder. For most, it may hold little that feels inspirational. This time for sure.