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Borderline Patients: Extending The Limits Of Treatability

Hardcover / ISBN-13: 9780465095605

Price: $48 / $61 (CAD)

ON SALE: June 9th 2000

Genre: Nonfiction / Psychology / Movements / Psychoanalysis


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.

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