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A 25-year-old female asked:

Can suicidial thoughts result from clinical depression & bpd? i have been diagnosed w/ both. i see a psyd. should i tell my physician also?

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Dr. Barbara Lavi
Clinical Psychology 35 years experience
Yes : It is common for people with depression and bpd to have suicidal thoughts. Your physician and psychologist should know. Do you have a psychiatrist? It.Is important to be on proper medication.
Dr. Donald Jacobson
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Yes: Sounds like you should let your psychologist know. You should also see a psychiatrist. If you have suicidal plan and intent, you should go to the er or call your doctor or local crisis help- line or call 911. St . John's wort is often ineffective in severe depression. Get a psychiatric evaluation asap. Good luck to you.

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Last updated May 7, 2016

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