Manning, Shari Y.

Loving Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder : How to Keep Out-of-Control Emotions from Destroying Your Relationship - New York : Guilford Publications, 2014. - 1 online resource (273 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Cover -- Half Title Page -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part I. Understanding Your Loved One and Your Relationship -- Chapter 1. "Why Do I Feel So Lost in This relationship?" -- Chapter 2. What Makes Someone So Emotional? -- Chapter 3. The Hidden Power of Validation -- Chapter 4. Five Steps to Balanced Responses and Better Outcomes -- Part II. The Many Faces of Borderline Personality Disorder -- Chapter 5. "I Can't Stand Feeling Like This!" -- Chapter 6. "It Was all My Fault" Chapter 7. "You Have to Fix This for Me!" -- Chapter 8. "Things Are Awful . . . but Don't Worry -- I'm Handling It" -- Chapter 9. "Why Do Terrible Things Keep Happening to Me?" -- Chapter 10. "Nothing's Wrong-I'm Fine" -- Part III. Dealing with Crisis and Getting Help -- Chapter 11. Handling Your Own Difficult Emotions -- Chapter 12. Understanding Self-Harm/Suicide and Making Decisions about Hospitalization -- Chapter 13. Getting Treatment and Support -- Resources -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Author

People with borderline personality disorder (BPD) can be intensely caring, warm, smart, and funny--but their behavior often drives away those closest to them. If you're struggling in a tumultuous relationship with someone with BPD, this is the book for you. Dr. Shari Manning helps you understand why your spouse, family member, or friend has such out-of-control emotions--and how to change the way you can respond. Learn to use simple yet powerful strategies that can defuse crises, establish better boundaries, and radically transform your relationship. Empathic, hopeful, and science based, this i

9781606233948 91 (NL),65 (3U),52 (1U)


Borderline personality disorder.
Interpersonal relations.


Electronic books.

RC569.5.B67 -- M356 2011

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