I Am a Buddhist With Mental Illness

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    Buddhist With Bpd

    I found out that I had many symptoms of BPD several months ago, and after reading Buddha and The Borderline by Kiera Van Gelder, I began to look to Buddhist philosophy as a way to learn to cope. It's been four months since I found a therapist that I can trust (after an entire...
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    26-30
    Jun 3, 2011

    BPD Buddhist

    I have been studying Buddhism for 5 years and decided on Zen recently. I have Borderline Personality Disorder. One of the reasons I was able to identify with Buddhism is because it has the capacity to calm me and make me feel a little more hopeful during my times...
    katpunkhippiegirl katpunkhippiegirl
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 28, 2008
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