Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD): Approach by Dialectic-Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

Approach by Dialectic-Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

  • José Luis Triviño
  • María Ángeles Ortega
Keywords: Borderline Personality Disorder; CBT; DBT; approach; therapeutic change


To carry out an approach of the current state of behavioral dialectic therapies focused on borderline personality disorder


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How to Cite
Triviño, J. L., & Ortega, M. (2019). Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD): Approach by Dialectic-Behavioral Therapy (DBT). Mental Health: Global Challenges Journal, 1(1), 76-77.