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Consequences of Chronic Invalidation

Chronic emotional invalidation is often one of the markers of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).

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Personality Disorders in a Social World: What Social Media Means for Personality Disorders

These constant forums for self-expression could be feeding the symptoms of personality disorders such as Narcissistic Personality Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorder.

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Why Choose a Women’s Treatment Center for Borderline Personality Disorder

If you are a woman dealing with the symptoms of BPD, a women’s treatment center, as opposed to one that is co-ed, might be the best choice for you. Here are just a few of the many reasons why you may prefer a women’s-only BPD treatment center.

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Living with Borderline Personality and Bipolar Disorder: What To Do

The co-occurring diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Bipolar Disorder is not unusual, since many of the symptoms for both disorders present in similar ways.

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How to Avoid Feeling Helpless When Your Child Is Diagnosed With BPD

If your child has been diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), you may feel like hope is lost. But a BPD diagnosis is truly the beginning of real progress.

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Supporting a Family Member Who Has Borderline Personality Disorder

Supporting a loved one who has been diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder will mean helping them learn more effective communication styles and amend negative patterns of behavior.

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NEA-BPD Offers Educational Videos Online

The National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEA-BPD) holds workshops throughout the year on topics related to Borderline Personality Disorder. Since it’s impossible for you to attend every event held by NEA-BPD, the association makes a point of offering videos from leading BPD research professionals online and free of charge.

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Marsha Linehan Offers Hope by Revealing Her Own Struggle with BPD

Marsha Linehan, Ph.D., creator of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) – a method of therapy widely used to treat Borderline Personality Disorder and other psychiatric disorders – for the first time publicly shared her years of battling BPD in an article in The New York Times.

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The Integrated Treatment Approach for Dual Diagnosis

With integrated dual diagnosis treatment, the psychiatric disorder and the drug or alcohol addiction are treated at the same time in a series of phases that are meant to help the patient find new ways of coping with their psychiatric disorder that don’t involve abusing substances.

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Breaking Up with Someone Who Has Borderline Personality Disorder

You’ve heard it before: breaking up is hard to do. And if you are in a relationship with someone diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), you may find breaking up with them to be even more of a challenge.

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