Can borderline personality disorder (BPD) be prevented?
No effective methods of prevention for borderline personality disorder (BPD) have yet been identified. However, psychological treatment and support for children who experience trauma, commit self-harm or show signs of serious mental health problems may help to reduce their risk of developing BPD.
Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 24 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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