Can a Psychiatrist Have the BPD?
Have you ever heard of a Psychiatrist being borderline?? I have had a 7 year relationship with this man. I am 52, he is 61 and both have had previous marriages. I have done extensive reading and am convinced that he is afflicted with this [...]
Why Does my Daughter in England Have BPD?
Dear Dr. Heller:
Our daughter, now 28, was diagnosed as having BPD just a couple of years ago after 10 years of misdiagnosis, spells in psychiatric hospital, suicide attempts and desperate unhappiness for her and for the rest of the family seeing her suffer [...]
Dear Dr. :
Everything I have read on your site tells me that my daughter suffers from BPD. She is 17 and has been afflicted since the age of 13, shortly after her father and I divorced. She is very angry all of the time. We have tried counseling and Prozac which helped but [...]
Can I be Both Codependent and Have the BPD?
My doctor has already diagnosed me as being codependent. During my last visit, he said I have some of the symptoms of BPD. I read the entire list, and some of these I do not feel describe me at all. I have [...]
Dear Dr. Heller–
I have written you several times over three years ago. Your insight and guidance has been very valuable to me in dealing with BPD issues with my mother. Since then, I have kept current with the literature on BPD and have done extensive research on my mother’s illness. Having some [...]
Dear Dr. Heller:
My daughter is in an abusive relationship which she wants out of, but can’t summon the emotional means to make the break. She fears the man she’s with. He has anger problems, controls her like a slave, and she is afraid of what would happen if she breaks off the [...]
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