Borderline Personality Disorder Directory
Borderline personality disorder is a mental illness that causes intense mood swings, impulsive behaviors, and severe problems with relationships and self-worth. People with borderline personality disorder often have other problems such as depression, eating disorders, or substance abuse. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about borderline personality, its characteristics, how it's treated, and much more.
Borderline Personality Disorder vs. Bipolar Disorder
Borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder are often confused. They both have symptoms of impulsiveness and mood swings.
Substance Abuse: Know the Signs
It’s not just about illegal drugs. Using pain meds, alcohol, and other legal substances the wrong way can also harm your health.
Helping a Suicidal Friend
If you or someone you know is considering suicide, here is information you need to know.
Treatment of Bipolar Disorder
Learn more from the experts at WebMD about treatment options - drug and nondrug - for bipolar disorder.
How to Find a Therapist
Whether an adult or child needs therapy, finding the right therapist takes research, patience, and intuition.
Depression, Anxiety, or Bipolar Disorder - Which Is It?
Several mood disorders can cause symptoms of depression. This article tells you how depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder may sometimes seem alike, but are treated differently.
Why You’re Not Happy: Tips for Overcoming 6 Common Barriers to Happiness
Six common barriers to personal happiness and fulfillment and how to overcome them.
Eating Disorders and Depression
Eating disorders such as anorexia, bulimia, and binge eating can be linked to depression. A guide to depression and eating disorders, and finding effective treatment for both.