(The title is clumsy. I appreciate any help on making it better.)
The question I'm about to ask may be classified as a recommendation question, therefore it may be closed. However, since it can be worded as "looking for a research", which can be a literary analysis question, and I'm not sure if it would be on-topic again.
Here is my draft:
I'm having a research about a psychological disorder named Borderline Personality Disorder, and my goal is to introduce information about BPD to people with literature/art background. Do you know any authors/books/characters that can be a good introduction for BPD? It needs not to be an exact diagnosis from qualified therapists, but just popular enough and have some BPD traits.
If you need to summarize the disorder in three words, here it is: fear of abandonment. Here is the lists of all BPD traits (taken from Borderline personality disorder | NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness):
People with BPD experience wide mood swings and can feel a great sense of instability and insecurity. According to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual diagnostic framework, some key signs and symptoms may include:
[List of symptoms]
You can also watch a short clip about this: https://youtu.be/BFop1UxiDdY
The question can be asked under this wording: is there any research about literature works that can depict BPD?