Explaining BPD In Terms Of The Diathesis-Stress Model

What Does ‘Diathesis’ Mean?

The medical definition of ‘diathesis’ is ‘a hereditary or constitutional predisposition to a disease or other disorder.‘ (The word ‘diathesis’ itself derives from the Greek word for ‘disposition).

What Is The Diathesis-Stress Model?

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