Borderline personality disorder is frequently linked to the experience of severe childhood trauma (click here to read my article about how the two are thought to be connected).
An expert on the subject of borderline personality disorder (BPD), Theodore Milton, has proposed FOUR SUBTYPES of this serious disorder. These four subtypes are :
1) THE PETULANT BORDERLINE
2) THE DISCOURAGED BORDERLINE
3) THE IMPULSIVE BORDERLINE
4) THE SELF-DESTRUCTIVE BORDERLINE
Let’s look at each