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psychology disorder BPD. this is just introduction

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2. BUT FIRST 3. WHAT YOU UNDERSTOOD ABOUT PERSONALITY DISORDER UMMMM??? 4. Cont First listed as diagnosable illness in 1980 by DSM-III Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental health disorder that generates significant emotional instability. This can lead to a variety of other stressful mental and behavioral problems. begin in adolescence or early adulthood, continue over many years 5. BORDERLINE AND CONDUCT DISORDER On the borderline between neurosis and psychosis Current trend is to call it Emotional Intensity Disorder 6. DESTORTED SELF IMAGE 7. Worthless 8. Anger, impulsiveness and frequent mood swings may push others away 9. fundamentally flawed 10. Self harm 11. Suicidal thoughts 12. SYMPTOMS distorted self-image Worthless fundamentally flawed Anger, impulsiveness and frequent mood swings may push others away Self harm Suicidal thoughts Low self esteem 13. Cont treatable disorder Not all people who harm themselves have BPD People with BPD are not bad they are sometimes labeled as bad, manipulative or attention-seeking 14. CRITERIA IN DSM-IV TR Presence of five or more of the following in many contexts beginning in early adulthood: Frantic efforts to avoid abandonment Unstable interpersonal relationships in which others are either idealized or devalued Unstable sense of self Self-damaging, impulsive behaviors in at least two areas, such as spending, sex, substance abuse, reckless driving, binge eating 15. Cont Recurrent suicidal behavior, gestures, or self- injurious behavior (e.g., cutting self) Chronic feelings of emptiness Recurrent bouts of intense or poorly controlled anger During stress, a tendency to experience transient paranoid thoughts and dissociative Symptoms. 16. Can look like.. Schizophrenia hallucinations, illusions, paranoia Bipolar Affective Disorder mood liability and anger Major Depressive Disorder suicidal, depressed Antisocial Personality Disorder legal problems 17. Epidemiology 2 % of the general population Females 4 times the rate of males 11 % of psychiatry outpatients 25 % of acute psychiatry inpatients 50 % of long term psychiatry inpatients 60 % with co-existing Major Depressive Disorder 7% complete suicide. ( 7 X General population) 18. ETIOLOGY 19. ETIOLOGY Most experts agree there is not one single cause of borderline personality disorder (BPD). It is likely the condition is caused by a combination of factors. Genetics Neurotransmitters Neurobiology Environmental factors 20. GENETICS 21. NEUROTRANSMITTERS 22. NEUROBIOLOGY 23. ENVIRNOMENTAL FACTORS