I am so grateful for all of the supportive messages I've received since the video came out earlier this week. It makes me really happy to hear that the video has helped a number of people with BPD feel more seen and less alone.
Watch the full video here:
[Life with Borderline Personality Disorder (Short Film), BBC]
Here is the YouTube video featured at the beginning of the film:
[Rosie Cappuccino, YouTube video 'How I Manage My Suicidal Thoughts', 2017]
Thank you Benita Barden, Bryony Hopkins and the BBC Stories team for giving me the opportunity to talk on camera. BPD remains an often misunderstood condition, so I hope the video helps more people to understand BPD.
Video Journalist: Benita Barden
Filmed by: James Stewart & Alice Wright
Edit Producer: Ed Emsley
Graphic: Naomi Goddard
Senior Broadcast Journalist: Bryony Hopkins
Commissioning Editor: Kimberley Rowell