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Materials For People with Borderline Personality Disorder

Ellis, T. E., and C. F. Newman, Choosing to Live: How to Defeat Suicide Through Cognitive Therapy  (Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 1996).  
ISBN-10: 1572240563 ISBN-13: 978-1572240568



Levenkron, S., Cutting: Understanding and Overcoming Self-Mutilation  (New York: W. W. Norton, 2006).  
ISBN-10: 0393319385 ISBN-13: 978-0393319385



McKay M. and Wood, Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Workbook: Practical DBT Exercises for Learning Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Emotion Regulation, & Distress Tolerance  (Oakland, CA: New Harbinger).  
ISBN-10: 1572245131 ISBN-13: 978-1572245136



Blauner, S. R., How I Stayed Alive When My Brain Was Trying to Kill Me: One Person’s Guide to Suicide Prevention  (New York: William Morrow, 2002).  
ISBN-10: 0060936215 ISBN-13: 978-0060936211



Moskovitz, R., Lost in the Mirror: An Inside Look at Borderline Personality Disorder, 2nd ed.  (Lanham, MD: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2001).  
ISBN-10: 0878332669 ISBN-13: 978-0878332663



Linehan, M. M., Skills Training Manual for Treating Borderline Personality Disorder  (New York: Guilford Press, 1993).  
ISBN-10: 0898620341 ISBN-13: 978-0898620344



Linehan, M. M., Skills Training Manual for Treating Borderline Personality Disorder  (New York: Guilford Press, 1993).  
ISBN-10: 0898620341 ISBN-13: 978-0898620344



Kreisman, J. J., and H. Straus, Sometimes I Act Crazy: Living with Borderline Personality Disorder  (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2004).  
ISBN-10: 0471792144 ISBN-13: 978-0471792147



Chapman, A. L., and K. L. Gratz, The Borderline Personality Disorder Survival Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Living with BPD  (Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2007).  My favorite book for people with BPD.
ISBN-10: 1572245077 ISBN-13: 978-1572245075



 
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