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Transient, Stress-Related Paranoid Ideation and Borderline Personality Disorder

According to the DSM (Diagnostical Statistical Manual of Psychiatric Criteria for Diagnosing BPD) One of the possible criteria for a diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is:“Transient, stress-related paranoid ideation or severe dissociative symptoms.”  While I could always easily identify with experiencing the severe dissociation, I couldn’t really connect with experiencing the stress-related paranoia — until last night.  And, […]