Borderline Personality Disorder

Therapists' Fear of Borderline Personality Disorder Persists

Therapists' Fear of Borderline Personality Disorder Persists

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Many clinicians are apprehensive about the risk associated with symptoms of BPD, such as self-harm and suicidal behavior.

Mental Health 'Labels' Can Negatively Impact Treatment of Patients

Mental Health 'Labels' Can Negatively Impact Treatment of Patients

In an experiment, researchers found that clinicians assumed behaviors that were not present in diagnosing a patient.

Alcohol Abuse On The Rise, But Relatively Few Get Treatment

Alcohol Abuse On The Rise, But Relatively Few Get Treatment

Less than 20% of people with an alcohol-related disorder ever get treatment.

Stigmatizing Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder

Stigmatizing Patients with Borderline Personality Disorder

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Many clinicians believe that BPD patients are often treatment resistant and overly demanding.

Dialectial Behavior Therapy Reduces Suicide Attempts in At-Risk Women

Dialectial Behavior Therapy Reduces Suicide Attempts in At-Risk Women

Dialectical behavior therapy reduced suicide attempts in women with borderline personality disorder.

Seroquel XR Helps in Borderline Personality Disorder (CME/CE)

Seroquel XR Helps in Borderline Personality Disorder (CME/CE)

Pharmacotherapy, usually with antipsychotic drugs, is commonly used to treat borderline personality

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