he Case for Shifting Borderline Personality isorder to Axis I

@inproceedings{New2008heCF,
  title={he Case for Shifting Borderline Personality isorder to Axis I},
  author={ntonia S. New and Joseph Triebwasser and Dennis S. Charney},
  year={2008}
}
hrough reviewing what is known about the nature, course, and heritability of borderline personality disorder (BPD), we argue for a econceptualization of this disorder that would lead to its placement on Axis I. Borderline personality disorder is a prevalent and disabling ondition, and yet the empirical research into its nature and treatment has not been commensurate with the seriousness of the illness. We ot only review empirical evidence about the etiology, phenomenology, and course of the… CONTINUE READING