BPD can be challenging to live with for persons who have it, and also for their families and loved ones. Strong emotions and impulses can affect family relationships. 

Families cannot go it alone. It is known however that unfortunately relatively few professionals include family members in the treatment process. As enduring relationships are important to help people with BPD, those in relationships with people with BPD need strategies and support, too.

 

Family Guidelines.  Essential reading for those impacted by Borderline Personality Disorder 

Family Connections.  More about the Program.