Kimberlee Roth is a professional writer who has written about Borderline Personality Disorder and topics related to relationships and physical and emo­tional wellbeing for numerous websites, magazines and newspapers, including the Chicago Tribune.

Freda Friedman, Ph.D., LCSW, is in private practice and a member of the Phoenix Institute in Chicago, Illinois. For the past twenty years, her pri­mary clinical focus has been with Borderline Personality Disorder, provid­ing treatment, education, support and consultation to people suffering from the disorder, their families and health care professionals working with them. She is on the board of several professional health care organi­zations and has developed BPD programs in New York and Chicago.