Borderline personality disorder: Abandon the label, find the Person http://t.co/qPJLkxhXrg @ClinpsychLucy @peterkinderman @BeresfordPeter
— Steven Coles (@Steven_Coles_) September 20, 2013
The diagnosis of BPD is defined by a series of social and moral judgements, applied to people who have been traumatised and dressed up as a medical problem. If we had a friend who revealed to us after years of secrecy and shame that they had been repeatedly sexually abused as a child, our first response is unlikely to be “your personality must be really disordered – no wonder I've felt like rejecting you”.
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