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Borderline Personality Disorder (cont.)

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How can borderline personality disorder be prevented?

Societal interventions like prevention of child abuse, domestic violence, and substance abuse in families can help decrease the occurrence of a number of very different mental-health problems. In contrast, specific prevention of BPD tends to focus on recognizing traits of the disorder as early as possible, followed by intensive treatment.

Where can I get more information on borderline personality disorder?

Borderline Personality Disorder Research Foundation

Borderline Personality Disorder Resource Center

Borderline Personality Disorder Today

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

National Borderline Personality Disorder Resource and Referral Center
888-4-TARA-APD

National Education Alliance for BPD

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 10/17/2014

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