Borderline Personality


Mini Quiz: Neurobiology of Borderline Personality Disorder

March 22, 2019

What do functional magnetic resonance neuroimaging findings reveal about the neurobiology of borderline personality disorder? Take the quiz and learn more.

Mini Quiz: Borderline Personality Disorder

August 03, 2018

Do personality disorders get a bad rap? Take the quiz and learn more.

Borderline Personality Disorder: Treatment Resistance Reconsidered

November 27, 2017

While treatment of bipolar disorder challenging , the notion that it is treatment resistant is contradicted by longitudinal and treatment research that indicates high rates of remission over time, moderate rates of recovery, and significant response to structured treatments tailored to symptoms.

Trait Stages of Diagnosis for Borderline Personality Disorder

October 13, 2017

The authors describe an alternative model for BPD diagnosis that is dimensional in nature and requires fulfillment of 4 of 7 personality traits.

Borderline or Bipolar: Objective Data Support a Difference

July 11, 2016

The Prisoner’s Dilemma reveals a clear distinction between the 2 conditions.

The World of Personality Disorders in 6 Clinical Reports

April 07, 2016

Here's what's new in personality disorders: DBT treatment, DSM-5 criteria, borderline personality disorder, narcissistic personalities, and mentalization-based treatments.

The Neurobiology of Borderline Personality Disorder

March 31, 2016

There is more to BPD than meets the eye. A complex interaction exists between environmental, anatomical, functional, genetic, and epigenetic factors.

Mentalization-Based Treatment: A Common-Sense Approach to Borderline Personality Disorder

March 31, 2016

MBT presents a compromise to bridge the valuable history of psychoanalytic ideas to both modern psychiatric research as well as present public health needs and practice.

Introduction: An Essential Part of the Mental Health Evaluation

February 29, 2016

An exploration topics that are relevant to most clinicians who work with patients with personality disorders.

Treatment Resistance in a Woman With Borderline Personality Disorder

March 25, 2013

Patients with borderline personality disorder or narcissistic personality disorder (or both) can feel entitled to special treatment and often seek only approving forms of attention from those who treat them.