A Pragmatic Approach to Borderline Personality Disorder
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 18, Number 6&7, June 2020
Lois Choi-Kain, MEd, MD
Director of the Gunderson Personality Disorders Institute at McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA. Co-editor of Applications of Good Psychiatric Management for Borderline Personality Disorders: A Practical Guide (APA, 2019) with the late John Gunderson, MD (1942–2019).
Dr. Choi-Kain has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
You don’t need to be a psychoanalyst or DBT specialist to help patients with borderline personality disorder. Lois Choi-Kain developed a psychotherapeutic approach that can be woven into just about any psychiatric treatment, from the medication visit to the hospital wards.