Borderline Patients: Extending the Limits of Treatability / Edition 1

Borderline Patients: Extending the Limits of Treatability / Edition 1

by Harold W. Koenigsberg, M.D., Otto F. Kernberg, M.D., Michael H. Stone, M.D., Ann H. Appelbaum, M.D.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0465095607

ISBN-13: 9780465095605

Pub. Date: 05/28/2000

Publisher: Basic Books

Borderline conditions are a growing presence in the treatment room, yet they are uncommonly resistant to treatment. Dr. Kernberg and his colleagues have already articulated the modality they call Transference-Focused Psychotherapy. Now, in an unusually textured elaboration, they confront the complications that limit treatability—co-existing psychopathologies,

Overview

Borderline conditions are a growing presence in the treatment room, yet they are uncommonly resistant to treatment. Dr. Kernberg and his colleagues have already articulated the modality they call Transference-Focused Psychotherapy. Now, in an unusually textured elaboration, they confront the complications that limit treatability—co-existing psychopathologies, early trauma/dissociation, problems endemic to the therapeutic situation (attachment disturbances, erotic transferences)—and bring new rounds of clinical ammunition to meet those challenges.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465095605
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
05/28/2000
Series:
Basic Behavioral Science Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
293
Product dimensions:
6.15(w) x 9.38(h) x 1.01(d)
Lexile:
1470L (what's this?)

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