Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard: Psychologist confirms Amber’s Histrionic and Borderline Personality Disorder; here’s all you need to know about the conditions

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a mental health condition that negatively affects the way people perceive and feel about themselves. People who suffer from this condition have trouble regulating and controlling their emotions and resort to harmful measures.As per National Institute of Mental health, here are some signs of BPD:- Self-harming behaviors including cutting- Pattern of intense, unstable relationships with family, friends, significant others, and other loved ones- Efforts to avoid abandonment, which can include leaving someone first or rushing into emotional or physical relationships with others- Unstable and distorted self-image- Impulsive behaviors, including spending sprees, unsafe sexual intercourse, binge eating or drinking, reckless driving, or others- Feeling of emptiness that doesn’t go away- Distrust- Anger issues, which can include irrational, intense anger or issues with controlling anger- Intense mood swings- Suicidal thoughts or threats