Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Aggressivity, Narcissism, and Self-Destructiveness in the Psychotherapeutic RelaNew Developments in the Psychopathology and Psychotherapy of Severe Personality Disorders$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Otto F. Kernberg

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780300101805

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300101805.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM YALE SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.yale.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Yale University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in YSO for personal use.date: 30 July 2021

A Technical Approach to Eating Disorders in Patients with Borderline Personality Organization

A Technical Approach to Eating Disorders in Patients with Borderline Personality Organization

Chapter:
(p.205) Chapter 13 A Technical Approach to Eating Disorders in Patients with Borderline Personality Organization
Source:
Aggressivity, Narcissism, and Self-Destructiveness in the Psychotherapeutic Rela
Author(s):

Otto F. Kernberg

Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300101805.003.0013

This chapter discusses eating disorders in patients suffering from significant character pathology. It covers the diagnosis and treatment of anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa; and dominant dynamics in patients with severe eating disorders. It also describes the case of a woman with borderline personality organization, an infantile personality with hysterical features, characterological depression, bulimia, and moderate obesity.

Keywords:   personality disorders, eating disorders, anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa

Yale Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.