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New Hope For People With Borderline Personality Disorder : New Hope - Neil R.;Villagran, Nora Elizabe Bockian

New Hope For People With Borderline Personality Disorder

New Hope

Paperback Published: 25th June 2002
ISBN: 9780761525721
Number Of Pages: 331

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Discover Exciting New Treatments for Borderline Personality Disorder
Now you can overcome the symptoms of borderline personality disorder (BPD) and develop a more positive outlook on life, "starting today." Inside is a compassionate and complete look at the most up-to-date information on managing the symptoms of BPD as well as coping strategies for you, your friends, and your loved ones. This thoughtful book will teach you how to manage your moods, develop lasting and meaningful relationships, and create a fulfilling, happier state of mind. Your new world of hope starts now as you uncover:
-Effective methods for building self-esteem and minimizing negative thoughts
-Early intervention for children with BPD symptoms
-Information on how psychotherapy can help modify and enhance coping abilities
-Cutting-edge alternative and complementary therapies
-And much more

"New Hope for People with Borderline Personality Disorder addresses questions that are commonly raised about this often crippling disorder and thereby provides a valuable public health service." --John G. Gunderson M.D., professor of psychiatry, Harvard Medical School "With up-to-date information about the nature of borderline pathology and its treatment, this book is written in a humane and sympathetic style. Those with BPD, as well as members of their families, will benefit greatly from reading it." --Joel Paris, Ph.D., professor and chair of psychiatry, McGill University

Forewordp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Introductionp. xv
What Is Borderline Personality Disorder?p. 1
Diagnosis: Looking for Answersp. 43
Psychotherapyp. 73
Medications for Borderline Personality Disorderp. 119
Mind-Body Therapies for Borderline Personality Disorderp. 139
Alternative Approaches in Treatmentp. 153
Nutrition and Exercisep. 173
Self-Helpp. 189
Family Perspective of Borderline Personality Disorderp. 229
Future Directionsp. 245
Referral Resourcesp. 261
Self-Help Books, Videos, and Web Sitesp. 269
Medication Algorithmsp. 293
Notesp. 297
Glossaryp. 315
Indexp. 323
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ISBN: 9780761525721
ISBN-10: 0761525726
Series: New Hope
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 331
Published: 25th June 2002
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.9 x 18.9  x 1.9
Weight (kg): 0.58
Edition Number: 1