Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline Personality Disorder is a psychological disorder that can cause a number of issues, including extreme emotional highs and lows that seem to occur on a cycle. It can be inherited, and is thought to be related to Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Those with Borderline Personality Disorder will begin to show symptoms upon reaching early adulthood.

The symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder can include:

  • Extreme emotional ups and downs
  • Self-destructiveness
  • Mental distress
  • Impulsive behavior
  • Self-harming
  • Oversensitivity
  • Poor interpersonal relationships
  • Manipulative behavior
  • Lack of concentration or focus

How we can help

There are several therapeutic options for those with Borderline Personality Disorder. A licensed counsellor can work with you in order to determine the best ones for you and to come up with a plan to put into place. Contact Insight in any one of our Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer, or Spruce Grove locations for more info.