Day treatment for personality disorders: a review of research findings.

@article{Ogrodniczuk2001DayTF,
  title={Day treatment for personality disorders: a review of research findings.},
  author={John S. Ogrodniczuk and William E. Piper},
  journal={Harvard review of psychiatry},
  year={2001},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={105-17}
}
Day treatment, a form of partial hospitalization, may have unique advantages in the care of patients with personality disorders. It appears to offer a favorable level of intensiveness and containment, thus facilitating treatment of the chronic emotional and behavioral difficulties experienced by these individuals. Although several authors have written about the appropriateness of day treatment for personality disorder patients, empirical support has been slow to accumulate. More recently… CONTINUE READING