Personality Disorders Foundation Bibliography: Counselling and Psychotherapy Practitioner Article Series

The following article series on personality disorders or related topics reflect a clinical, practitioner-based orientation. This portion of the bibliography was compiled by the former Personality Disorders Foundation.


Hyperlinks for some authors' names lead to the relevant abstract in the PubMed Database of the National Library of Medicine. Abstracts from some of the more recent articles appearing in Cognitive and Behavioral Practice have been included with permission from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (formerly known as the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy).

Personality Disorder Article Series

Horowitz, M.J., Eells, T., Singer, J., & Salovey, P. (1995). Role-relationship models for case formulation. One original article and 11 commentary articles by various authors. Archives of General Psychiatry, 52, 625-656.

Kernberg, O.F. (2001). The suicidal risk in severe personality disorders: Differential diagnosis and treatment. One original article and 2 commentary articles by L.S. Benjamin and J. Paris. Journal of Personality Disorders, 15(3), 195-215.

Kuyken, W. (1999). Anna: A 26-year-old woman with major depression and borderline personality disorder. Case conference involving this paper and 6 response papers written by therapists from various clinical-theoretical perspectives. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 6(1), 50-91.

Magnavita, J.J. (Guest Editor, 1999). Advancements in the treatment of personality disorders. Eight articles featured in M.R. Goldfried (Chief Ed.), In Session: Psychotherapy in Practice,* 4(4), 1-102.

Miller, A.L., & Rathus, J.H. (2000). Introduction to a special series - Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Adaptations and new applications. A series of 8 articles by various authors pertaining to the adaptations and new applications of DBT (e.g., for adolescents, substance abusers, depressed elderly, victims of domestic violence, and an inpatient forensic population). Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 7(4), 420-484.

Sansone, R.A., & Levitt, J.L. (2005). Personality disorders and eating disorders: Exploring the frontier. This special issue features 8 articles that examine assessment, prevalence, etiological relationships, and treatment issues associated with personality disorders and eating disorders. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment and Prevention, 13(1), 3-83, 93-134.

Weisburd, D.E. (Editor, 1997). Borderline Personality Disorder. Thirty-two articles representing various domains related to this disorder. The Journal of the California Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 8(1), 1-82.

*In Session: Psychotherapy in Practice merged with the Journal of Clinical Psychology in 1/99.


This page was last reviewed by Dr Greg Mulhauser, Thursday, 14 October 2021.