Personality Disorders

An estimated 15-20% of the population suffer from a mental illness. Of these suffer from personality disorders. Often the roots for these disorders can be found in childhood trauma and or abuse. The person is emotionally stunted in some way which manifests in adulthood in someone who we might call difficult, unpredictable or odd. These disorders be they Borderline Personality Disorder/ Narcissistic Personality Disorder/Hysteronic Personality Disorder or a combination actually cause the individual great distress in terms of his or her ability to form and maintain meaningful relationships. Living with such an individual has been defined as akin to living life on an ever-moving roller-coaster. In order to recover from these disorders psychotherapy has been found to be the most effective. Medication may or may not be necessary.

Contact us to arrange an appointment if you or someone you love is suffering from a personality disorder.