All posts by Emily

I'm 25 years old and living the dream, trying to make a good life for myself. I run a blog on Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) that is teaching me to love myself and hopefully, teaches others with BPD to love themselves. You can read it at https://bpdacceptance.wordpress.com .

On Grading The U.S. For Mental Illness

I took it upon myself to research mental health statistics in the United States this morning after thinking about which state would be nice to move to once I had the resources to do so. What I found was shocking and disappointing, but interesting at the same time.  Continue reading On Grading The U.S. For Mental Illness

Dealing With the (Possible) Inevitable: Difficult & Unsupportive Family

My last post talked about me forgiving my mother for everything that happened growing up. Someone brought up trying to do something similar with their family, so I thought it would be good to write about dealing with unsupportive or difficult family members.
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