Men with BPD – Equal but Different to Women


Borderline Personality Disorder presents itself differently in men than it does in women.  Women usually end up in the hospital where they can get the help they need.  Men usually end up in jail, not receiving any help.  The disorder is equal but different in both sexes.  I have found some links that demonstrate this and have put them below:

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3115767/

http://www.borderline-personality-disorder.com/about/gender-differences/

http://childhoodtraumarecovery.com/2013/11/26/borderline-personality-difference-in-symptoms-between-men-and-women/

http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/insight-is-2020/201308/borderline-personality-men-comparison-women-cause

http://www.bpddemystified.com/what-is-bpd/myths-about-borderline-disorder/

 

One response to “Men with BPD – Equal but Different to Women

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