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Borderline Personality Disorder

What is borderline personality disorder?

1. According to this article, most people who have borderline personality disorder suffer from three things. Which of the following is NOT one of those things?

A. Problems with regulating emotions and thoughts

B. Impulsive and reckless behavior

C. Unstable relationships with other people

D. Severe hallucinations

What are the symptoms of borderline personality disorder diagnosed?

2. According to the DSM-IV-TR, to be diagnosed with borderline personality disorder a person must show an enduring pattern of behavior that includes at least five of the nine symptoms listed.

A. True

B. False

What illnesses often co-exist with borderline?

3. Borderline personality disorder often occurs with other overlapping disorders or illnesses which can make it harder to diagnose and treat.

A. True

B. False

How is borderline personality disorder treated?

4. This paper discusses three main therapeutic approaches used for treating borderline personality disorder. Which of the following is not one of them?

A. Problem solving treatment (PST)

B. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)

C. Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT)

D. Schema-focused therapy

5. Families of people with borderline personality disorder can also benefit from therapies. One therapy discussed is Family Adult and Sibling Training (FAST).

A. True

B. False

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