Working with Clients with Borderline Personality Disorder: How to Recognize and Respond to Your Most Complex Clients – DVD


Learn Dr. Kreisman’s effective techniques to respond to behaviours related to splitting, fear of abandonment, impulsiveness, insecure sense of identity, and other prominent features of BPD. Explore the latest developments in research. Emphasis is placed on discussing examples of frequent borderline conflicting behaviours and responses to life challenges.

Presenter: Jerold J. Kreisman, M.D.

Watch this seminar recording and:


  • Recognize BPD and distinguish the syndrome from other mental health disorders
  • Understand the long-term course of BPD and prognostic features which affect treatment outcome
  • Understand the Neuroscience of BPD
  • Consider neurobiological and psychological developmental theories of BPD
  • Develop the personal qualities that allow for compassionate and successful interactions with the borderline client
  • Learn how to work with and support the significant others of the borderline client
  • Understand explicit communication techniques for addressing specific behaviours in BPD
  • Review standardized medication and psychotherapeutic approaches to treatment
  • Learn how to be more effective in working with clients with BPD on assisting them to achieve their goals
  • Learn how to stay on track and be clear of the boundaries whilst working with this client group