Posts about Borderline Personality Disorder
- Getting Serious About Mental Illnesses
Dr. Insel explains the nuances of the term, “serious mental illness.”
- What’s in a Name? — The Outlook for Borderline Personality Disorder
As currently defined, borderline personality disorder is considered a reflection of an essential aspect of a person’s character that influences his or her way of seeing and being seen in the world. Recent research, however, has shown that symptoms of the disorder aren’t constant and may not always be as enduring as some researchers and clinicians may think.