Hi Lorenzo,

Apologies for late reply. Yes the picture is ©Anthony Ruocco, who is a professor of psychiatry, from the University of Toronto. However, my main sources for the information about BPD and the brain are:

Gordon Turnbull, Trauma

Bessel Van Der Kolk, The Body Keeps Score

Finally http://www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com is a great resource for research and learning about the condition.

Hope this helps,

Kevin

Written by

Freelance journalist writing on mental health and disability. Words have the power to shine a light on realities otherwise missed.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store