Affiliation: University of Sydney
- The effect of age on prevalence, type and diagnosis of personality disorder in psychiatric inpatientsJanine Stevenson
Department of Psychiatry, Westmead Hospital, Wentworthville, NSW, Australia
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:981-7. 2011..To examine age-related differences in personality disorder (PD) comorbidity and in their diagnosis in psychiatric inpatients...
- Five-year outcome of outpatient psychotherapy with borderline patientsJanine Stevenson
Department of Psychological Medicine, The University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia
Psychol Med 35:79-87. 2005..Due to scepticism about the effectiveness of its treatment, the care of these patients is neglected. In this study we evaluated the effect of treatment 5 years after its ending, of patients with BPD...
- Does age moderate the effect of personality disorder on coping style in psychiatric inpatients?Janine Stevenson
Sydney Medical School Western and Westmead Hospital, Wentworthville, NSW 2145, Australia
J Psychiatr Pract 18:187-98. 2012..To examine age-related differences in the relationship between personality and coping strategies in an Australian population of psychiatric inpatients...
- Personality disorder comorbidity and outcome: comparison of three age groupsJanine Stevenson
Department of Psychiatry, Westmead Hospital, PO Box 533, Wentworthville, New South Wales 2145, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:771-9. 2011..Personality disorder comorbidity has been extensively studied in young adult populations, to a lesser extent in elderly populations, and not at all in an Australian population. This study examines PD comorbidity over the life span 18-100...
- Diminished impulsivity in older patients with borderline personality disorderJanine Stevenson
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Darcy Rd, Westmead N S W, 2145 Australia
Am J Psychiatry 160:165-6. 2003..The aim of this study was to test, in terms of impulsivity, the hypothesis that borderline personality disorder "burns out" with age...
- Borderline personality disorder treated with the conversational model: a replication studyAnthony Korner
Department of Psychiatry, Westmead and Cumberland Hospitals, PO Box 533, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia
Compr Psychiatry 47:406-11. 2006..We believe that this is the first replication study demonstrating success in treating patients with BPD using an established form of individual psychodynamic therapy delivered in an outpatient setting...
- Is self disturbance the core of borderline personality disorder? An outcome study of borderline personality factorsRussell Meares
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 45:214-22. 2011..To determine which constellation of clinical features constitutes the core of borderline personality disorder (BPD)...
- Somatization and stimulus entrapmentRussell Meares
Westmead Hospital and Brain Dynamics Centre, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
J Am Acad Psychoanal Dyn Psychiatry 36:165-80. 2008..Two studies are briefly presented in summary form suggesting that somatization may be ameliorated by a form of therapy which focuses on "inner" material as a means of overcoming "stimulus entrapment."..
- The beneficial effect on family life in treating borderline personalityFriederike Gerull
Westmead Psychotherapy Research Program, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia
Psychiatry 71:59-70. 2008..It was found that the perceived relationships with children and partners improved significantly for the CM group but not for the TAU group...
- A university psychotherapy training program in a psychiatric hospital: 25 years of the conversational model in the treatment of patients with borderline personality disorderJoan Haliburn
Westmead Hospital, Parramatta, NSW, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 17:25-8. 2009....
- Persistent hallucinosis in borderline personality disorderLesley Yee
Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Sydney at Westmead Hospital, Wentoworthville, NSW 2145, Australia
Compr Psychiatry 46:147-54. 2005....
- Eysenck's challenge to psychotherapy: a view of the effects 50 years onRussell Meares
Department of Psychiatry, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 36:812-5. 2002
- Harm avoidance, self-harm, psychic pain, and the borderline personality: life in a "haunted house"Anthony Korner
Westmead Psychotherapy Research Program, University of Sydney and Sydney West Area Health Service, Sydney, Australia
Compr Psychiatry 48:303-8. 2007..Reduction in harm avoidance with psychotherapy could suggest an impact of treatment on temperament or may indicate that the harm avoidance construct is influenced by state variables such as mood...
- An Economic Analysis of Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder PatientsJane Hall
Director, Centre for Health Economics Research and Evaluation, Central Sydney Area Health Service, and University of Sydney, Australia, CHERE, 88 Mallett St, Camperdown NSW 2050, Australia, Phone 61 2 9351 0900, Fax 61 2 9351 0930
J Ment Health Policy Econ 4:3-8. 2001..IMPLICATIONS FOR FURTHER RESEARCH: Further research is warranted to establish accurate patterns of service use in BPD patients, and to identify those groups who will most benefit from intensive psychotherapy. erans...