Occupational Therapy With Borderline Patients

By Diane Gibson

© 1983 – Routledge

104 pages

Purchasing Options:
Hardback: 9780866562621
pub: 1983-01-01
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About the Book

This volume discusses and reviews the current knowledge in the concept and management of activity groups designed for borderline patients, who are defines as those with “self-destructive and maladaptive interpersonal relations.”

Table of Contents

Contents Foreword

  • An Historical Review of the Borderline Concept
  • Occupational Therapy Treatment: Interventions with Borderline Patients
  • A Theoretical Approach to the Treatment of Work Difficulties in Borderline Personalities
  • Inpatient Management of the Borderline Patient
  • Early Treatment Planning Hospitalized Severe Borderline Patients
  • Update of Borderline Disorders in Children
  • Reference Notes Included

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Allied Health Services / Occupational Therapy