How to Avoid a Misdiagnosis With Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

With so many symptoms, borderline personality disorder is often misdiagnosed. Here to talk about why and when this happens is leading clinical psychologist Dr. Ramani Durvasula.

She answers:

  • Which disorders is BPD most often misdiagnosed as and why?
  • What happens when BPD is misdiagnosed?
  • What steps can someone take to make sure their BPD doesn't get misdiagnosed as a different condition?
  • If someone is misdiagnosed with a different condition, what are the possible side effects of taking medication?
  • How can someone help a loved one who might have BPD but was misdiagnosed with a different condition?

Dr. Ramani ends the interview with the top things someone can do to avoid a misdiagnosis.

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