BPD can be treated by psychiatrists and psychologists. It is sometimes also treated by GPs, nurses, social workers and occupational therapists with special training. Specialised mental health services for people with BPD are available in some major cities.
Where should I go if I have BPD?
See your GP if youre concerned that you have borderline personality disorder (BPD). They may ask about your symptoms and how theyre affecting your quality of life.
What is the best treatment for borderline personality disorder today?
DBT is the most studied treatment for BPD and the one shown to be most effective. Mentalization-based therapy (MBT) is a talk therapy that helps people identify and understand what others might be thinking and feeling.