Articles on Borderline Personality

Book Reviews

Book Review: Beyond Borderline

What comes to mind when you hear the diagnostic term “borderline personality disorder”? As a mental health trauma therapist working with children, adolescents, and some adults, I have seen...
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Borderline Personality Disorder Treatment

Table of Contents Introduction Psychotherapy Hospitalization Medications Self-Help Introduction Borderline Personality Disorder is experienced in individuals in many different ways. Often, people with this disorder will find it more...
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Mentalization Based Therapy (MBT)

Mentalization based therapy (MBT) is a specific type of psychodynamically-oriented psychotherapy designed to help people with borderline personality disorder (BPD). Its focus is helping people to differentiate and separate...
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Suicide Junkie

Approximately one million people commit suicide every year, according to the World Health Organization. Despite his best efforts, Steve Westwood is not one of them. “Suicide Junkie,” Westwood’s autobiography,...
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Teens Who Self-Harm

Sandy’s mother, Lily, is beside herself. “I didn’t notice anything was wrong all winter,” she said. “Oh, she was quieter than usual and her grades weren’t the best. But...
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