Misdiagnosis and self-doubt

ID: A woman with her head in her hands looking sad - Misdiagnosis and self doubt written by Just A Square Peg blog

For many, misdiagnosis and self-doubt go arm-in-arm together. They did for me and I bet they do for you too. Growing up, self-doubt was a casual friend on my shoulder, whispering sour nothings like ‘Are you sure you want to do that? Failing is so embarrassing’ and ‘Do you really think that’s good?’. It’s meant … Read more

3 essential BPD blogs to inspire

3 essential BPD blogs to inspire from Just A Square Peg blog

In this blog post, I talk about 3 essential BPD blogs to inspire you when researching BPD. When you’re first diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), you’re thirsty for information. You want to inhale as much as you can to help understand yourself and your new condition better. That’s exactly what I did and is … Read more

Autistic women and misdiagnosed BPD

Autistic women and misdiagnosed BPD - Just A Square Peg

Today is World Autism Awareness Day so I wanted to write about autistic women and misdiagnosed BPD. If you’ve visited my blog before, you’ll know why I’m blogging about autistic women and misdiagnosed BPD. You might also be wondering how often autistic women are misdiagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD) and other mental health conditions. … Read more

BPD and the covid vaccine

BPD and the covid vaccine - Just A Square Peg Blog

Being diagnosed with borderline personality disorder has its perks – I’ve had my first covid vaccination. Yep, you read right. BPD and the covid vaccine. I had my first vaccination today and it’s all thanks to ‘having a severe mental illness’. In this blog post, I’m going to write about: What I first thought about … Read more