Year: 2003 Source: Psychiatric Times, v.XX, no.13, (December 2003), 6p. SIEC No: 20050464

This paper addresses contemporary conceptual & treatment issues that come into play in understanding suicidal & self-injuring behaviour in the context of borderline personality disorder (BPD). The authors discuss the differences in suicidality & self-injurious behaviour in BPD versus major depression, & examine the options for treatment. (21 refs)