borderline personality disorder

Effectiveness of Inpatient Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder

Effectiveness of Inpatient Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder

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The prevalence of borderline personality disorder is estimated to between 15% and 20% in inpatient settings.

Lamotrigine Similar to Placebo in Treating Borderline Personality Disorder

Lamotrigine Similar to Placebo in Treating Borderline Personality Disorder

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The authors discouraged physicians from the prescription of lamotrigine, despite the "considerable pressure" that may be created by its recommendation in certain textbooks.

Acceptance Without Judgment Helps Reduce Self-Injury in Borderline Personality Disorder

Acceptance Without Judgment Helps Reduce Self-Injury in Borderline Personality Disorder

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Mindfulness, an awareness of one's present experience without labeling it as good or bad, is a fundamental skill taught in dialectical behavior therapy group skills training.

Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder May Represent the Same Disorder

Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder May Represent the Same Disorder

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Bipolar disorder and borderline personality disorder reflect alternate expressions of the same underlying disorder.

Borderline Personality Disorder: Not Just an Adult Condition

Borderline Personality Disorder: Not Just an Adult Condition

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Over the past 10 years, a strong research base has been mounting supporting the concept of a diagnosis of borderline personality disorder in teens.

Psychotherapy Impacts Neural Circuits in Personality Disorder

Psychotherapy Impacts Neural Circuits in Personality Disorder

Transference-focused psychotherapy is associated with alterations in frontolimbic circuitry in borderline personality disorder.

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