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symptoms of borderline personality disorder in children

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Not how it works: Picking a diagnosis from the internet will only delay your accurate and medically relevant diagnosis from your physician. We love the internet here, b ... Read More
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
DBT: First, get a full psychiatric evaluation to confirm this diagnosis. If the diagnosis is indeed confirmed, then Dbt, or dialetic behavioral therapy, fo ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Borderline PD: To the person who has it, the world is very frightening. People cannot be trusted; abandonment feels imminent. There are huge swings of emotion in re ... Read More
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Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Borderline: Intense fear of abandonment, being manipulative, impulsivity, a tendency to think of people and things in all good or all bad terms, self mutilating b ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Uhrich
36 years experience Psychiatry
Borderline PD: Is characterized by unstable relationships. This often leads to other problems such as anxiety, depression and self harming behaviors.
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Dr. Alan Ali answered
32 years experience Psychiatry
Borderline: Please refer to my answer above.
Dr. Andrew Berry
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
Borderline: Intense fear of abandonment, being manipulative, impulsivity, a tendency to think of people and things in all good or all bad terms, self mutilating b ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Woods
30 years experience Psychiatry
Effective Treatment: To relieve the symptoms of borderline personality disorder, and generally with all personality disorders, effective treatment which includes various f ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Reidbord
36 years experience Psychiatry
Several: Although the primary treatment for bpd is psychotherapy, many kinds of meds can ease symptoms. Antidepressants (esp ssris) are often used for depress ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
33 years experience Interventional Radiology
Must : Be evaluated by psychiatrist or psychologist.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Borderline PD: Personality disorder (pd) = an enduring, pervasive, and inflexible pattern of inner experience ; behavior deviating from the individual's culture; beg ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara Lavi
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
Congratulations...: If you have a personality disorder and want help coping with it, congratulations! most people with personality disorders do not even realize that ther ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
Hunger for certainty: Makes sense but may not be satisfied. There is often a history of unpredictability and minimal, if any, security and, in response, a child fails to de ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Singer
51 years experience Pediatric Neurology
BPD: You should see a psychiatrist or psychologist who are trained to diagnose and treat mental health problems.

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