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Published: 14 September 2006

208 Pages | 5 figures


ISBN: 9780198570905

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Mentalization-based Treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder

A Practical Guide

Anthony Bateman and Peter Fonagy

  • Describes the first evidence-based treatment for borderline personality disorder
  • A companion volume to the highly successful 'Psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder', written by the authors who developed this treatment
  • Contains basic theory about mentalizing, orienting the reader to practice
  • Outlines assessment of mentalizing, enabling the reader to start mentalizing treatment
  • Contains extensive clinical examples, allowing the reader to understand the practice of mentalizing
  • Includes boxes summarizing key points, providing easy reference to basic principles

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