Dating a man with borderline personality
The key to identifying BPD in males is to look at the constellation of symptoms and the intensity of the emotions of the individual.This article will focus on highlighting male BPD symptoms and some of the red flags to look out for.You must move past the way his or her admiring eyes hung onto your every move in ways that enlivened you and made you feel rejuvenated.Your partner's neediness and insecurities made you feel inspired, heroic, valuable and irreplaceable.
Initially, your BPD partner will place you on a pedestal until you come to believe you are as special as you are being told you are.
It is even more important to determine what BPD traits (symptoms of BPD) look like in adolescent males who cannot be diagnosed until age 18.
Psychologist“For years, psychology has been heavily saturated with attention on women and their relationships, as if the male gender didn’t matter.
Some research suggests that BPD is a disorder often identified and diagnosed mainly in women.
Rarely is it ever diagnosed or even considered a diagnosis for a man. Because the pre-established gender norms (that are limited) have made identifying symptoms of BPD difficult in men.