Borderline personality disorder and online dating
The Buddha and the Borderline is a window into this mysterious and debilitating condition, an unblinking portrayal of one woman's fight against the emotional devastation of borderline personality disorder.
This haunting, intimate memoir chronicles both the devastating period that led to Kiera's eventual diagnosis and her inspirational recovery through therapy, Buddhist spirituality, and a few online dates gone wrong.
For instance learning to feel radical acceptance of the situation you find yourself in, while at the same time learning effective strategies for changing it. If you have borderline tendencies, or if you are close to anyone who has borderline tendencies, then this is a must read.
For instance learning to feel radical acceptance of the situation you find yourself in, while at the same time learning effective strategies for changing it.
BPD has a lot of negative connotations like Glenn Close from Fatal Attraction, but there are many more people who suffer from mild BPD and just don't know it because it is very difficult to diagno EXCELLENT book.
I actually finished it today and really want to do justice to it by writing this review.
Trying to comprehend what the actual This was a really great book.
It took me forever to read though because I found it scary in that it felt like the story was actually about my life.
I have held a job for over 1 year, which is the longest yet. I am going to school for a career that i truly believe i want to be doing.
I have felt that way many times with my own psychiatrist and it is the worst feeling in the world.