Green Hills Branch Library is closed Nov 19-24 for parking lot maintenance. Get details.

All library locations are closed beginning at 6 PM Wednesday, Nov 21, and reopen for normal hours on Saturday, Nov 24. Happy Thanksgiving!

Surviving a borderline parent: how to heal your childhood wounds & build trust, boundaries, and self-esteem

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description

Surviving a Borderline Parent is the first step-by-step guide for adult children of parents with borderline personality disorder.

Between 6 and 10 million people in the US suffer from borderline personality disorder. This book teaches adult children how to overcome the devastating effects of growing up with a parent who suffers from BPD.

Although relatively common, borderline personality disorder (BPD) is often overlooked or misdiagnosed by therapists and clinicians and denied by those who suffer from it.

Symptoms of this problem include unpredictability, violence and uncontrollable anger, deep depression and self-abuse. Parents with BPD are often unable to provide for the basic physical and emotional needs of their children. In an ironic and painful role reversal, BPD parents can actually raise children to be their caretakers. They may burden even very young children with adult responsibilities.

If you were raised by a BPD parent, your childhood was a volatile and painful time. This book, the first written specifically for children of borderline parents, offers step-by-step guidance to understanding and overcoming the lasting effects of being raised by a person suffering from this disorder. Discover specific coping strategies for dealing with issues common to children of borderline parents: low self-esteem, lack of trust, guilt, and hypersensitivity. Make the major decision whether to confront your parent about his or her condition.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9781572243286
9781572247901
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 9f152459-410a-f0da-8a30-a7bbc4bb1b78
Grouping Title surviving a borderline parent how to heal your childhood wounds and build trust boundaries and self
Grouping Author roth kimberlee
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-11-20 22:48:45PM
Last Indexed 2018-11-20 01:12:00AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Friedman, Freda B.
author Roth, Kimberlee.
author2-role Friedman, Freda B.
author_display Roth, Kimberlee
collection_catalog Non-Fiction
detailed_location_catalog Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction
display_description

Surviving a Borderline Parent is the first step-by-step guide for adult children of parents with borderline personality disorder.

Between 6 and 10 million people in the US suffer from borderline personality disorder. This book teaches adult children how to overcome the devastating effects of growing up with a parent who suffers from BPD.

Although relatively common, borderline personality disorder (BPD) is often overlooked or misdiagnosed by therapists and clinicians and denied by those who suffer from it.

Symptoms of this problem include unpredictability, violence and uncontrollable anger, deep depression and self-abuse. Parents with BPD are often unable to provide for the basic physical and emotional needs of their children. In an ironic and painful role reversal, BPD parents can actually raise children to be their caretakers. They may burden even very young children with adult responsibilities.

If you were raised by a BPD parent, your childhood was a volatile and painful time. This book, the first written specifically for children of borderline parents, offers step-by-step guidance to understanding and overcoming the lasting effects of being raised by a person suffering from this disorder. Discover specific coping strategies for dealing with issues common to children of borderline parents: low self-esteem, lack of trust, guilt, and hypersensitivity. Make the major decision whether to confront your parent about his or her condition.

format_catalog Book, eBook
format_category_catalog Books, eBook
id 9f152459-410a-f0da-8a30-a7bbc4bb1b78
isbn 9781572243286, 9781572247901
item_details ils:CARL0000265721|35192044021495|Main Library - Adult Non-Fiction|616.85852 R8455s|||1|false|false|||||Checked Out||MN||, overdrive:0187a864-a119-4659-9d65-ff40f3b9dd60|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|OverDrive|||Kindle Book,Adobe PDF eBook|Checked Out||||
itype_catalog , Book
last_indexed 2018-11-20T07:12:00.575Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Non Fiction
literary_form_full Non Fiction
local_callnumber_catalog 616.85852 R8455s
owning_library_catalog Nashville Public Library
owning_location_catalog Main Kids, Main Library
primary_isbn 9781572243286
publishDate 2003, 2004
record_details ils:CARL0000265721|Book|Books||English|New Harbinger Publications,|c2003.|xiv, 185 p. ; 23 cm., overdrive:0187a864-a119-4659-9d65-ff40f3b9dd60|eBook|eBook||English|New Harbinger Publications|2004|
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_catalog
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
overdrive:0187a864-a119-4659-9d65-ff40f3b9dd60 -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
ils:CARL0000265721 35192044021495 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
subject_facet Borderline personality disorder -- Patients -- Family relationships, Borderline personality disorder -- Popular works, Parents -- Mental health
title_display Surviving a borderline parent : how to heal your childhood wounds & build trust, boundaries, and self-esteem
title_full Surviving a Borderline Parent How to Heal Your Childhood Wounds and Build Trust, Boundaries, and Self-Esteem, Surviving a borderline parent : how to heal your childhood wounds & build trust, boundaries, and self-esteem / Kimberlee Roth and Freda B. Friedman ; foreword by Randi Kreger
title_short Surviving a borderline parent :
title_sub how to heal your childhood wounds & build trust, boundaries, and self-esteem
topic_facet Borderline personality disorder, Family & Relationships, Family relationships, Mental health, Nonfiction, Parents, Patients