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Psychodynamic Psychotherapy for Personality Disorders: A Clinical Handbook

J Clin Psychiatry 2011;72(11):1561-1562 [book review]
10.4088/JCP.11bk07310

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This collection of well-written, concise articles by international leaders in the field is a thorough exploration of the psychodynamic treatment of personality disorders. The editors have approached the topic from 3 perspectives, each constituting a section of the book: (I) Personality Pathology: Defining the Focus of Intervention, (II) Psychodynamic Treatment Approaches, and (III) Research and Future Directions. The volume provides a comprehensive overview of the field as well as practical information that is expected from a clinical handbook.