Author | Joel Paris, MD

Articles

Comorbidities in Borderline Personality Disorder

January 09, 2013

Article

Borderline personality disorder typically coexists with depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. Symptoms of these conditions may lead the clinician to miss the diagnosis of personality disorder entirely. Careful diagnosis of BPD and comorbid disorders is the first step.

Managing Suicidality in Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder

July 02, 2006

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Suicidality in patients with borderline personality disorder is chronic. It is important to distinguish these patients from those with classic mood disorders, who are suicidal only when acutely depressed.

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