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I have a history of anxiety and low mood, and at times feelings

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I have a history of anxiety and low mood, and at times feelings of self-harm (though haven't done this for three years) and suicidal feelings. I struggle with loneliness and find it hard to deal with feelings sometimes and wonder whether I should have a test for Borderline Personality Disorder?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 years ago.
Nothing you are describing directly indicates borderline personality at all.
This sounds more like a mood disorder.
Of course , you need formal testing, in a PhD clinical psychologists offer, to be exact about this.
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