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When Eccentricity becomes Borderline Personality Disorder

What happens if you discover you don’t have your lucky coin? What if you step on a crack? The resulting behavior may be what makes the difference between a quirk and an indication of Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).

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Dialectical Behavior Therapy in Everyday Life: Acceptance and Change

Dialectical Behavior Therapy is considered the best available course of treatment for people diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), but the lessons learned in DBT can be applied in your everyday life.

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Statistics about Borderline Personality Disorder and PTSD

Studies have shown that rates of co-occurrence of BPD and PTSD range from 36 percent to 58 percent in people receiving BPD treatment.

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BPD Treatment: DBT in Practice

“Dialectics is all about improvisation, flexibility, movement, and change,” but this must be done while still remaining true to the core principles of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), according to Dr. Charles Swenson.

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NFL Player Brandon Marshall: ‘We Can Beat Borderline Personality Disorder’

Brandon Marshall created Project Borderline to help educate people about Borderline Personality Disorder, raise awareness of BPD, and help people gain access to the resources that they need to recover. He also hopes to bridge the gap between patients, clinicians, and family members.

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NEA-BPD Lecture: The Two Types of Narcissistic Personality Disorder

A look at the two types of narcissists Frank Yeomans, MD, PhD, spoke about during NEA-BPD’s call-in series and the obstacles that might be in the way of effective Narcissistic Personality Disorder treatment. Part 2 of 2.

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NEA-BPD Lecture: Characteristics of Narcissistic Personality Disorder

The National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEA-BPD) continued its weekly call-in series with a talk by Frank Yeomans, MD, PhD, who spoke about Narcissistic Personality Disorder (NPD), the specific characteristics associated with it, and the challenges to effectively treating NPD therapeutically. Part 1 of 2.

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5 Ways to Get Support When a Family Member Has BPD

If you have a family member with BPD, you may feel like there’s nothing you can do to make the situation better. But there are some ways to cope that can help you to better deal with your loved one’s BPD symptoms and get the support you need.

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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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