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Personality disorders

What are personality disorders?

What types of personality disorder are there?

What causes personality disorders?

What treatments are available for personality disorders?

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    • Personality disorders. BMJ Best Practice. http://bestpractice.bmj.com
    • Diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders: fifth edition DSM-5. American Psychiatric Association, (2013)
    • Working with offenders with personality disorders - a practitioners guide. National Offender Management Service and NHS England, September 2015
    • Borderline personality disorder: recognition and management. NICE clinical guidelines CG78, January 2009
  • Produced by Clare Foster, freelance health editor, and Nick Ridgman, Head of Health Content, Bupa UK, September 2017
    Next review due September 2020

    Bupa UK expert reviewers:

    • Naomi Humber, Psychology Services Manager, EAP
    • Stuart Haydock, Resilience Lead, Health Clinics
    • Sarah Deedat, Head of Behaviour Change
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