The Resource Sometimes I act crazy : living with borderline personality disorder, Jerold J. Kreisman, Hal Straus

Sometimes I act crazy : living with borderline personality disorder, Jerold J. Kreisman, Hal Straus

Label
Sometimes I act crazy : living with borderline personality disorder
Title
Sometimes I act crazy
Title remainder
living with borderline personality disorder
Statement of responsibility
Jerold J. Kreisman, Hal Straus
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A major new guide to a psychological condition that affects millions of Americans. The disorder typically manifests itself through anger, abuse, addictions, and reckless impulsivity--behaviors that can have a devastating impact on family and friends. With dramatic case studies of Kreisman's patients, the book describes and offers advice on today's most promising treatments along with practical coping strategies for the loved ones of BPD sufferers.--From publisher description
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.85/852
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WM 190 K92 2004
Label
Sometimes I act crazy : living with borderline personality disorder, Jerold J. Kreisman, Hal Straus
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-238) and index
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  • ANACOSTIA
  • SOUTHEAST
  • SOUTHWEST
  • TENLEY
  • CHEVYCHASE
  • MTPLEASANT
  • ROSEDALE
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Borderline basics -- Fears of abandonment -- Unstable interpersonal relationships -- Identity disturbance -- Destructive impulsivity -- Suicidal behaviors and self-mutilation -- Mood instability -- Emptiness -- Anger -- Reality distortions, paranoia and dissociation -- Treatment strategies and communication techniques -- Prognosis and directions of future research
Control code
ocm52930019
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 246 pages
Isbn
9780471222866
Lccn
2003017775
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
723812112258
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u957879
System control number
(OCoLC)52930019

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