LESAProject

Local Event Sports Association

Milton Bradley: Borderline Personality Disorder?

By Illya Harrell On August - 28 - 2009

Is Milton Bradley a jerk?  Well, it's probably safe to say that not many baseball (especially Cubs) fans would invite him to be a FriendFace buddy.

But back to the question—yes, Bradley is a jerk. Big time.

However, anyone who has watched or heard of his odd moods and violent behavior should be asking, "What in the hell would drive someone to be such a lunatic?"

For a psychiatrist or any student who has paid attention through an abnormal psychology course, the diagnosis is glaringly obvious.

Bradley has all the symptoms of a Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).

Yes, that does sound like a lame excuse...and perhaps even an imaginary disorder.

According to The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), BPD a "serious mental illness."  Many Tom Cruise-types dismiss it, but the brain is a very tricky device.

NIMH lists the symptoms of BPD:

"Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness characterized by pervasive instability in moods, interpersonal relationships, self-image, and behavior. This instability often disrupts family and work life, long-term planning, and the individual's sense of...

Read Complete Article at Bleacher Report - Sports & Society
Article is property of BleacherReport.com

Leave a Reply

Sponsors

About LESA

There is something about me..

Photos

Hovinen.Karjalainen.Tuulola.LeBron James: The Children's Book: The Boy Who Became King

Fatal error: Uncaught Error: Call to undefined function ereg_replace() in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php:2531 Stack trace: #0 /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php(2495): akpc_is_searcher() #1 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(286): akpc_api_footer_javascript('') #2 /var/www/html/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php(310): WP_Hook->apply_filters('', Array) #3 /var/www/html/wp-includes/plugin.php(453): WP_Hook->do_action(Array) #4 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(2630): do_action('wp_footer') #5 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/footer.php(16): wp_footer() #6 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(688): require_once('/var/www/html/w...') #7 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template.php(647): load_template('/var/www/html/w...', true) #8 /var/www/html/wp-includes/general-template.php(76): locate_template(Array, true) #9 /var/www/html/wp-content/themes/scarlett/single.php(75): get_footer() #10 /var/www/html/wp-includes/template-lo in /var/www/html/wp-content/plugins/popularity-contest/popularity-contest.php on line 2531