by Randi Kreger and Erik Gunn
The ABC's of BPD is an easy-as-pie, brief introduction to BPD suitable for anyone looking to understand BPD without expending a lot of time or energy. People have found it valuable for teachers, doctors, attorneys, and others.
Here's what the booklet covers:
The newest definition of BPD and types of people who have it
The newest findings on biological causes>
An explanation of treatment, including Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Common relationship patterns
How BPD behavior affects family members
Choosing a qualified therapist
Making decisions about the relationship
Ten steps family members can take to help themselves and rest of the family
Clinicians often buy multiple copies to hand out to patients. In large quantities, the publisher can insert information about their own program.
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