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Do SSRIs Increase Self-Harm in People with Borderline Personality Disorder?

A recent study examines the relationship between SSRIs and self-harmful behaviors in people diagnosed with BPD and depression.

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Borderline Personality Disorder and the (Mis)Interpretation of Anger

A 2013 study shows that people with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) may have difficulty interpreting the facial expressions of others. But there is a plus side to these findings.

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The Rejection-Rage Contingency in Borderline Personality Disorder

What is the Rejection-Rage Contingency in Borderline Personality Disorder?

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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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Holding onto a Job When You Have Borderline Personality Disorder

If you have been diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder or Bipolar Disorder, you may have a harder time holding down a job.

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The Connection between Borderline Personality Disorder and Genetics

Studies show increased incidences of Borderline Personality Disorder in people who have relatives — usually first-degree relatives — who also suffer from the disorder.

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Attending NAMI’s Annual Convention in Seattle? Don’t Miss These BPD Sessions

The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is holding its annual convention this week in Seattle. If you are attending as a Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) treatment provider, consumer, or family member and want to find out more information about BPD, here are the sessions you should be sure not to miss.

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Study Examines Intentional Self-Injury in Women with Borderline Personality Disorder

People with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) frequently engage in self-harmful behaviors, such as cutting and burning. A recent study by researchers at the University of Washington and Alliant International University aimed to find out what triggers these self-harmful behaviors, as well as suicide attempts.

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Study Examines Adolescent BPD, Encourages Early Assessment

The study, published in the Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, looks at how teens think and whether their thoughts might indicate Borderline Personality Disorder.

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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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