The Differences Between Narcissism and Borderline Personality Disorder

What is the difference between borderline personality disorder (BPD) and narcissistic personality disorder (NPD)? Here to tell you the difference is leading clinical psychologist Dr. Ramani.

She answers:

  • How are borderline personality disorder (BPD) and narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) different?
  • How can someone spot the differences between BPD and NPD?
  • What are the core traits of a narcissist?
  • How is this different from a sociopath or a psychopath?
  • What are the core traits of someone with borderline personality disorder (BPD)?
  • Why are people with BPD often misdiagnosed with NPD?
  • What are the similarities between borderline personality disorder and narcissistic personality disorder? Where do they overlap?
  • What happens when someone with borderline personality disorder dates someone with narcissistic personality disorder?
  • What's your advice for someone with BPD dating someone with NPD?
  • What are your tips for people with BPD and NPD?

Dr. Ramani ends the interview with some crucial advice for supporters of those with BPD or NPD.


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