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The relation of attachment status, psychiatric classification, and response to psychotherapy.
The relation of patterns of attachment and psychiatric status was studied in 82 nonpsychotic inpatients and 85 case-matched controls using the Adult Attachment Interview (AAI). AAI transcripts ratedExpand
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Effectiveness of partial hospitalization in the treatment of borderline personality disorder: a randomized controlled trial.
OBJECTIVE This study compared the effectiveness of psychoanalytically oriented partial hospitalization with standard psychiatric care for patients with borderline personality disorder. METHODExpand
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Attachment and reflective function: their role in self-organization.
A model of the development of self-organization is proposed which has at its core the caregiver's ability to communicate understanding of the child's intentional stance. Expand
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Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: Mentalization Based Treatment
1. EPIDEMIOLOGICAL AND ETIOLOGICAL RESEARCH ON BORDERLINE PERSONALITY DISORDER Definition of the problem Epidemiology Clinical picture The natural history of BPD Studies of mechanisms andExpand
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The capacity for understanding mental states - the reflective self in parent and child and its significance for security of attachment
Epidemiologists and psychoanalysts have been equally concerned about the intergenera-tional concordance of disturbed patterns of attachment. Mary Main's introduction of the Adult Attachment InterviewExpand
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Mentalizing in Clinical Practice
Reading is a hobby to open the knowledge windows. Besides, it can provide the inspiration and spirit to face this life. By this way, concomitant with the technology development, many companies serveExpand
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Randomized controlled trial of outpatient mentalization-based treatment versus structured clinical management for borderline personality disorder.
OBJECTIVE This randomized controlled trial tested the effectiveness of an 18-month mentalization-based treatment (MBT) approach in an outpatient context against a structured clinical management (SCM)Expand
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A developmental, mentalization-based approach to the understanding and treatment of borderline personality disorder.
The precise nature and etiopathogenesis of borderline personality disorder (BPD) continues to elude researchers and clinicians. Yet, increasing evidence from various strands of research converges toExpand
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Severity Indices of Personality Problems (SIPP-118): development, factor structure, reliability, and validity.
This article describes a series of studies involving 2,730 participants on the development and validity testing of the Severity Indices of Personality Problems (SIPP), a self-report questionnaireExpand
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