Suicidal Risk and Management in Borderline Personality Disorder

  title={Suicidal Risk and Management in Borderline Personality Disorder},
  author={M. Goodman and Tracey Roiff and Allison H. Oakes and J. Paris},
  journal={Current Psychiatry Reports},
  • M. Goodman, Tracey Roiff, +1 author J. Paris
  • Published 2011
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Psychiatry Reports
  • This paper reviews recent advances in our understanding of suicidality in borderline personality disorder (BPD), with a focus on suicide risk assessment, guidelines for treatment, and medicolegal concerns. Relevant material on distinctions between suicide completers and suicide attempters, contributions of published American Psychiatric Association Guidelines, the controversial role of hospitalization, and management strategies regarding litigation is addressed. Despite accumulating data on… CONTINUE READING
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