The All in the Mind program on ABC’s Radio National recently aired a good segment on effective treatments for Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Treatment is out there, and it works. To listen to the program, or read the transcript, follow the link here: Borderline personality disorder—what works?
On the program Catherine Bennett, formerly diagnosed with BPD, says the following:
BPD is not a choice, but recovery is. And like any mental illness, no one ever chooses to have a mental illness, but fighting for recovery, having a life worth living, that’s a choice. And making that choice is the first step.
If you would like to know more about BPD, you may also like to read Life on the Line – what is Borderline Personality Disorder?