If you have a person with BPD in life this book is a must have. If you have BPD it will help you understand that some of your behaviors that seem unusual to other are understandable and can be explained and treated. This book explains the difference between this BPD and other mental illnesses. Many BPD's have other concurrent mental problems and treating a personality disorder is very different than say treating bipolar disorder.
I saw a lot of myself in these pages. For years I've been diagnosed with several different depressive type disorders and never once has any doctor or therapist brought up BPD. I feel a bit more empowered when discussing my care with my doctors. I hope this book can bring comfort to someone else as well.
This book is the most excellent resource for BPD that I have ran across so far.
Good self help book for dealing with borderline personalities.
This book wasn't as much help as I thought it would be.It seemed to deal in extremes of behavior,
Boderline personalty disorders is a disorder more that 10 million USA people suffer from. This book offres advice on helping victims and families understand and cope with disorder