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Is personality disorder the same as borderline personality disorder?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlos Barrios
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes,

borderline personality disorder is a type of personality disorder. there are others e.
g. naricisstic personality disorder, dependent personality disorder etc.

In brief: Yes,

borderline personality disorder is a type of personality disorder. there are others e.
g. naricisstic personality disorder, dependent personality disorder etc.
Dr. Carlos Barrios
Dr. Carlos Barrios
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: BPD

Borderline is one of several Personality disorders.

In brief: BPD

Borderline is one of several Personality disorders.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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Dr. Andrew Berry
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Borderline

Borderline personality disorder already IS a personality disorder, in fact, one of several.
Intense fear of abandonment, being manipulative, impulsivity, a tendency to think of people and things in all good or all bad terms, self mutilating behaviors, drug and alcohol abuse, sexual impulsivity, a profoundly disturb sense of self, and extreme emotional volatility.

In brief: Borderline

Borderline personality disorder already IS a personality disorder, in fact, one of several.
Intense fear of abandonment, being manipulative, impulsivity, a tendency to think of people and things in all good or all bad terms, self mutilating behaviors, drug and alcohol abuse, sexual impulsivity, a profoundly disturb sense of self, and extreme emotional volatility.
Dr. Andrew Berry
Dr. Andrew Berry
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