"Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a genuine emotional instability stamped by unsteady temperaments, conduct, and connections. In 1980, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders, Third Edition (DSM-III) recorded BPD as a diagnosable disease interestingly. Most therapists and other emotional well-being experts utilize the DSM to analyze dysfunctional behaviors. Since a few individuals with extreme BPD have brief insane scenes, specialists initially thought about this disease as atypical, or marginal, forms of other mental issue.
Extreme reactions—including panic, depression, rage, or frantic actions—to abandonment, whether real or perceived • A pattern of intense and stormy relationships with family, friends, and loved ones, often veering from extreme closeness and love (idealization) to extreme dislike or anger (devaluation) • Distorted and unstable self-image or sense of self, which can result in sudden changes in feelings, opinions, values, or plans and goals for the future (such as school or career choices) • Impulsive and often dangerous behaviors, such as spending sprees, unsafe sex, substance abuse, reckless driving, and binge eating • Recurring suicidal behaviors or threats or self-harming behavior, such as cutting • Intense and highly changeable moods, with each episode lasting from a few hours to a few days "
In Germany the BPD Stats varies by~ 82 Million residents • Cross-section prevalence of BPD in Germany: -15 years: ~ 6 % (Haffner et al., 2007) -20 years ~ 4.2% -45 years ~ 0,7%; (Barnow et al., in press) -15- 45 years ~ 2%= 650.000 BPD Patients