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Borderline Personality Disorder is a maladaptive coping style that has up to an 87% success treatment rate using Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.
on the topic "Bipolar Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder with Substance Abuse.
While many psychiatric disorders are stigmatized by people who are unfamiliar with them, borderline personality disorder is likely the illness that gets most stigmatized within our profession.
Many psychiatrists have reconceptualized borderline personality disorder (BPD) as a variant of bipolar disorder and, consistent with the treatment of bipolar disorder, emphasize the use of mood stabilizers and atypical antipsychotics in treatment.
Borderline personality disorder is a mental illness afflicting about two percent of adults, mostly affecting young women.
A multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals, service users, a carer, and guideline methodologists developed the guidelines to help clinicians and service commissioners in providing and planning high quality care for people with borderline personality disorder, while also recognizing the importance of the experience of care for them and their families or carers.
When the researchers then compared the patients with 528 other psychiatric patients who had never been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, they found that those in the former group were nearly four times more likely to have borderline personality disorder.
The presenter, one half of TV duo Richard and Judy, said: "I think Heather's a textbook case of borderline personality disorder, which is quite a serious condition, characterised by paranoia, fantasy and delusions.