Borderline Personality Disorder: Tell a Teen or Not?

Its Better Than A Sharp Stick in the EyeWhen I finally figured out what was up with my teenage daughter, I knew I was in trouble because a colleague from work's wife was diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder.  The clinician who was helping him deal with the situation told him that it was regarded as a bad diagnosis as medication does not work.   I don't know that it is preferrable to have Bipolar disorder or Schizophrenia, where medication does work, but I do know that Borderline Personality Disorder is regarded as hard to treat.  ...more