Impulsivity dimensions, emotion dysregulation, and borderline personality disorder features among Italian nonclinical adolescents

@inproceedings{Fossati2014ImpulsivityDE,
  title={Impulsivity dimensions, emotion dysregulation, and borderline personality disorder features among Italian nonclinical adolescents},
  author={Andrea Fossati and Kim L Gratz and Cesare Maffei and Serena Borroni},
  booktitle={Borderline personality disorder and emotion dysregulation},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Contemporary theorists have suggested that impulsivity and emotion dysregulation are two of the core features of BPD. The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationships between Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) features, impulsivity, and emotion dysregulation in adolescence. METHODS 1,157 nonclinical adolescents were administered the Borderline Personality Inventory, following which three groups of adolescents with high (high-BPD; n = 29), average (average-BPD; n = 31… CONTINUE READING