Real Life Personality Disorders

Here you will find real-life accounts of people living with personality disorders. Living with a mental health problem can be isolating and confusing.

While reading factual guides and information can help you, it is often the stories of others that can really touch the heart and help you fully understand you are not alone.

We have the stories of some inspirational real people (like the wonderful Kayla Kavanagh – right) who have lived or are living with personality disorders. We hope that by seeing the way others live and cope with these conditions, it may inspire you.

If you are struggling with a personality disorder we suggest that you seek professional help. Our guide to personality disorders can help inform you, while seeking help from your GP or finding a therapist are the best way of reaching a diagnosis and getting the treatment you may need.