BPD, Feeling Painfully Empty, The ‘Leaky Cup’ Metaphor And Thrill Seeking

  When a child is born into the world, s/he is utterly helpless and dependent upon his / her mother, and, in the early days of life, as long as his / her mother is present and sufficiently responsive to his / her needs, the baby is able to feel relatively safe, content and secure. […]

BPD Sufferers Likely To View Life As Meaningless

Research carried out by Wiley et al. has found that psychiatric patients suffering from borderline personality disorder (BPD) have felt that life lacks meaning to a greater degree than do those who are suffering from mental disorders other than borderline personality disorder. A separate study confirmed this finding by demonstrating that feeling that life HAS meaning is […]