The BPD App provides information on Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). BPD is also known as EUPD Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder.
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) or Emotionally Unstable Personality Disorder [EUPD] is an emotionally unstable mental condition marked by unstable mood states, behaviours and relationships.
Most people who have BPD / EUPD exhibit
-Problems regulating their emotions and thoughts [‘mood swings’].
-Impulsive and reckless behaviour that are potentially self damaging.
-Unstable relationships with others with often frantic efforts to avoid real or imagined abandonment.
-Often staying in difficult, destructive or violent relationships.
-People with BPD / EUPD may also have high rates of depression, anxiety disorders, substance misuse and eating disorders.
-Episodic deliberate self-harm and suicidal behaviours that lead to completed suicides in some.
Recent research shows that BPD / EUPD can be treated effectively, and that people with this condition improve over time.
The App provides information for sufferers, medical practitioners (GPs) and friends and family.
Descriptions of symptoms and treatments are provided.
Audio interviews with sufferers, clinicians and family support are provided.
Contacts are provided to link in with support services.
YouTube videos are provided to describe the condition and experiences.