Labelling People As Having BPD May Adversely Affect Their Treatment

Aaron Beck (American psychiatrist and professor emeritus, University of Pennsylvania) describes two therapists talking: ‘I’m having trouble with my patient with personality disorder.’ ‘How do you know they have personality disorder?’ ”Because I’m having trouble with them.’ The above tautological, verbal exchange, whilst it may¬† (or may not) be apocryphal, succinctly reflects how many individuals … Continue reading Labelling People As Having BPD May Adversely Affect Their Treatment