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Borderline personality disorder : a therapist's guide to taking control / Arthur Freeman, Gina M. Fusco.

By: Freeman, Arthur, 1942-Contributor(s): Fusco, Gina MPublication details: New York : Norton, c2004Edition: 1st edDescription: viii, 245 p. ; 25 cmISBN: 0393703525; 9780393703528; 0393703533; 9780393703535Subject(s): Borderline personality disorder -- Treatment | Psychiatry -- Differential therapeutics | Borderline Personality Disorder -- therapy | Cognitive Therapy -- methodsDDC classification: 616.85/852 LOC classification: RC569.5.B67 | F74 2004NLM classification: 2004 A-564 | WM 190
Contents:
Frantic efforts to avoid real or imagined abandonment -- Unstable relationships characterized by idealization & devaluation -- Identity disturbance -- Impulsivity -- Recurrent suicidal behavior, gestures & self-mutilating behavior -- Affective instability -- Chronic feelings of emptiness -- Inappropriate & intense anger -- Transient, stress-related paranoid ideation -- Severe dissociative symptoms.
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Available Offers those diagnosed with BPD, as well as their therapists, invaluable guidance in negotiating the pitfalls of BDP as you move ahead toward the prospect of retaking control of your life. A40232664
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"A Norton professional book."

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Frantic efforts to avoid real or imagined abandonment -- Unstable relationships characterized by idealization & devaluation -- Identity disturbance -- Impulsivity -- Recurrent suicidal behavior, gestures & self-mutilating behavior -- Affective instability -- Chronic feelings of emptiness -- Inappropriate & intense anger -- Transient, stress-related paranoid ideation -- Severe dissociative symptoms.