When we talk about mental disorders, we often heard of Bipolar Disorder, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, Alzheimer’s Disease, Panic Disorder, Down Syndrome, Phobias, etc. These are only a few from a long list of mental disorders that are still unknown to most of us.
Borderline Personality Disorder or BPD is a serious mental illness and a very painful condition but sad to say, only a few know about or even heard of it. It is a condition that is commonly not recognize and is misunderstood. When you do some research over the web, you can find a lot of articles explaining this disorder but we could rarely hear about it being discussed by people around us.
photo by 7wendyz7
Common and remarkable symptoms of a Borderline Personality Disorder are extreme emotions, intense fear of abandonment, self-harm and suicidal behavior. We were not aware that the what we refer to as “Emo” people is actually a perfect example of people who is suffering with this illness. We thought of it as fashion, art, or music genre and not realizing it as serious illness. It is considered as a painful condition because people who suffers from this illness feels all these intense emotions as what we see in an “Emo” character. It is not an act, nor a fashion statement.
What does an “Emo” usually feels? emptiness, abandoned, worthless, broken inside. Imagine how painful life is for a person suffering from this illness who have been dealing with these emotions through the years. These people are usually misunderstood as attention seeker and was even considered as just going after the trend. It is difficult for a normal person to understand what they are going through, what exactly they feel, and what is inside their head. It will make us wonder where are all these painful emotions coming from and what caused it. Understanding what Borderline Personality Disorder may give us some answers so we could somehow understand a part of it.
I'm a freelancer and my main goal is to earn through online. I am new to blogging and I haven't figure out what specific topic I'd be writing. So for now, I'm posting my ideas and personal thoughts. I have some knowledge with repairing personal computers and android gadgets and I'm going to share ideas through my experience.