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I am currently 17 years old I started self harming when I was 14. It started out as scratching my arms until they bled ... but this year it became much worse and I began to cut ... after the death of my friend in January.. since then I have been under huge amounts of pressure and stress as well as bullying at school... I am trying really hard to stop and my boyfriend it trying to help but I can’t I’m struggling and don’t know what to do ... I relapsed on the 11/09/17 after hearing the news that my other friend had passed away but nobody knows...
I also tend to stop eating ( I know it sounds bad) when I’m stressed or anxious but in 9 months I have lost 8 kg ... I now weigh 46 kg with a height of 1.75m worst of all my parents didn’t even notice .
I need help
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replied February 26th, 2018
Hello and welcome to EHF !

I went through your query and i believe it is borderline personality disorder with major depression likely stressed by your school events and the demise of your beloved friends. Don't worry it's all part of life and it happens to any human being with such stresses. Try to counsel yourself that this is not your mistake and you should not be punished for it. We need a good psycho therapist and psychiatrist and compliant use of medications to get you out of it. Join a support group with borderline personality disorder and find others like you. It will help you recover quick.

Take care.
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