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Synonyms for borderline

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Synonyms for borderline

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

a transitional interval beyond which some new action or different state of affairs is likely to begin or occur

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Synonyms for borderline

of questionable or minimal quality


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Differences between clinical and research practices in diagnosing borderline personality disorder. Am J Psychiatry.
Neural correlates of negative emotionality in borderline personality disorder: an activation-likelihood-estimation meta-analysis.
Phase 3 constituted a pilot study which was conducted on 10 diagnosed patients (4 males and 6 females) suffering from borderline personality disorder to ensure the comprehension of the instructions and items.
Of note, empirical evidence across multiple studies thus far have established not only the efficacy of DBT for borderline personality disorder, but also its long-term effectiveness post-treatment (Kliem, Kroger, & Kosfelder, 2010).
Patients with borderline personality disorder, unlike people with schizophrenia or other serious mental conditions, are often viewed by mental health providers as having cynically planned out rash acts and even suicide attempts, sociologist Sandra Sulzer of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill found in extensive interviews with 22 psychiatrists and psychologists in the United States.
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a personality disorder marked by impulsivity and instability; stable interpersonal relationships and self-imagery are particularly difficult for sufferers to cultivate.
We chose to study the relationship between Negative Urgency and dysfunctional schemas associated with borderline personality disorder for several reasons.
Our results point to a specific type of impulsivity related to making decisions, lack of planning and borderline personality disorder comorbidity.
The SCID-II and DIB-R interviews: Diagnostic association with poor outcome risk factors in Borderline Personality Disorder
Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a condition that usually starts in early adulthood which is characterized by fluctuating emotions, impulsive self-harm, unstable self-identity, and tense interpersonal relationships.
Since 2005, the Iowa Department of Corrections has worked with the authors to integrate the Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving (STEPPS) program into the routine care of offenders with borderline personality disorder (BPD).
She also discusses assessment; therapies for complex trauma like disrupted attachment, ego state, structural dissociation, and borderline personality disorder; and special cases like military trauma, grief, sexual assault and abuse, and relational trauma.
ISLAMABAD, May 05, 2010 (Balochistan Times): For people suffering from borderline personality disorder, securing friends and a job may be harder than getting relief from symptoms, states a new study.
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