Camden & Islington NHS Foundation Trust, in collaboration with Tavistock and Portman Trust and Emergence Plus, has produced a easy-to-follow guide for practitioners working with people who have personality disorder.
Personality disorder practitioner guide for frontline staff
The purpose of the guide is to help people to know more and to understand more about personality disorder, and how this impacts on individuals who may attract this diagnosis, and the staff, teams and organisations that work with them and also:
- To invite people to think about their own attitudes to working with people with personality disorder
- To provide some information about services that might beavailable, how to access help for people with personalitydisorders, and what can be expected from services.
- To offer guidance on helpful and unhelpful ways of responding to people with personality disorders.