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Treating Borderline Personality Disorder

A Houston expert talks about Dialectical Behavior Therapy, a treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder.

Dr. Karyn Hall is an expert in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, a treatment for Borderline Personality Disorder.

BPD is characterized by extremely intense emotions which often lead to problematic behaviors, including use of drugs and alcohol, suicidal behavior and self-harm.

She talks about how the treatment works.


Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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