Mentalization-based Treatment for Borderline Personality DisorderA Practical Guide

Mentalization-based Treatment for Borderline Personality DisorderA Practical Guide

Anthony Bateman and Peter Fonagy

Print publication date: Sep 2006

ISBN: 9780198570905

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

Mentalization-based treatment for borderline personality disorder outlines clinically proven treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder, contains illustrative clinical examples, and explains how to treat borderline patients by helping them develop a more robust mentalizing capacity within the context of an attachment relationship, whilst addressing how to practise mentalizing treatment in day patient and out-patient settings.