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Annabel Swatman’s posts

Annabel Swatman

About Annabel Swatman

Hello everyone, my name in Annabel aka Borderline Bella. At the age of 18 I was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) after a series of mental health crises that landed me in a psychiatric hospital. Now 3 years later, I am back from University (minus the degree) and beginning to explore and unravel the ‘crazy’ journey that I’ve been on. The focus of my articles will be topics around mental health and BPD in particular, with a mixture or personal stories direct from my own experiences, and explanatory articles covering a wide range of topics. You can read more about what lead me to a hospital admission and my subsequent recovery, as well as get more informed about BPD by visiting my blog;

What is it like to wake up in a Psychiatric Hospital?


I wake up from a long deep slumber, I’ve been sleeping in a large comfortable double bed. I’m not at home because my room is only home to a childlike single. The room I’m in is similar to a medium … Continue reading