When Enough Is Too Much: Perspectives on Emotions and Behaviors That Go Too Far
Affective Instability in Borderline Personality Disorder: A Month in the Life
Friday, May 28, 2010,
1:00 PM - 1:25 PM
Back Bay Ballroom C
My talk will focus on affective instability, its measurement, and its consequences. I will present data from a study of the daily lives of patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD). I examine how affective instability is related to alcohol use and to interpersonal problems.
Subject Area: When Enough Is Too Much: Perspectives on Emotions and Behaviors That Go Too Far