400 pages | 10 B/W Illus.
Addressing all aspects of borderline personality disorder (BPD) from the course, epidemiology, and history of the disease to the latest guidelines in patient diagnosis, pharmacotherapy, and psychotherapy, this reference serves as an all-encompassing reference for the mental health professional seeking authoritative coverage of BPD identification, development, and treatment.
"…a valuable resource for mental health practitioners seeking increased understanding and improved treatment of borderline personality disorder patients."
History of Concept. Signs and Symptoms of BPD. Etiology of Disorder. Comorbid Axis I and II Disorders. Course of BPD. Forms of Treatment. Brain Imaging Studies. Current Controversies and DSM-V