I wanted to share as i went on search of answers for myself. .this was best explained for me to understand so here goes..
What is the link between PTSD, BPD and Bi-Polar?
Q: Dear Frank, Here’s a question recently asked on Gift From Within’s Facebook page: “Please explain to me the links between PTSD and Borderline Personality Disorder and/or Bi-Polar. Can having PTSD lead to the others? Or does the fact hat you had one or both of the others (undiagnosed) mean that you were more likely to get PTSD?”
A: Dear Joyce, Not too long ago, I was asked to explain Borderline Personality Disorder. Here’s that explanation:
Dear Joyce, Diagnoses, particularly personality disorder diagnoses, tend to pigeon-hole people and diminish their complexity and humanity. Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) certainly has been used by some mental health professionals to label rather than to explain. Let me do my best…
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