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Borderline Personality Disorder Clinical Trials

A listing of Borderline Personality Disorder medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.


Found (33) clinical trials

"Multimodal Prevention of Psychosis - Investigating Efficacy of N-Acetylcysteine and Psychotherapy in CHR-Patients"

Psychotic disorders are among the most expensive brain-related disorders in Europe. This is mainly due to their onset early in life and their long-term disabling courses. Current treatments fail to improve most influential factors such as social-cognitive deficits. Prevention is recognized as one of the key strategies to fight these ...


Psychopathological Differences Between Asperger Syndrome and Schizotypal Disorder in an Adult Sample

Background: SD is a non-psychotic disorder within the Schizophrenia Spectrum (in ICD-10), and has a prevalence of 3.9 % in adult samples. Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a pervasive developmental disorder (including AS), has a prevalence of 1 %. SD is typically diagnosed in young adults, whereas AS typically is diagnosed ...

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Evaluation of AIT Study

Specialized treatment of personality disorders (PD) in youth has been neglected for a long time, because these disorders were not diagnosed before the age of 18. Since 2013 the age threshold has been dropped in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM)-5, and such change is also announced for the International ...

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Neurofeedback Training for High Risk Psychosis

Processing speed deficits are characteristic of schizophrenia and related to its functional impairment, including in its nascent stages, during a putatively prodromal or clinical high risk period. These cognitive deficits have proven relatively refractory to pharmacologic strategies, though the deficits can be improved with cognitive remediation programs in schizophrenia. The ...

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Neural Correlates of Stress Hormones

The investigators have recently shown that hydrocortisone enhances rather than impairs memory retrieval in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and borderline personality disorder (BPD). In contrast, in healthy participants memory retrieval was impaired after hydrocortisone compared to placebo. The proposed studies aim to further investigate these findings and to ...

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Evaluating an Internet-Based Self-Management Intervention for Borderline

In the treatment of psychological disorders, web-based self-help programs can be very helpful, especially when combined with psychotherapy. However, up to this point, there are no respective programs for patients with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), although this disorder is associated with severe personal suffering and requires time-consuming therapy, which, in ...

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Examining Dose-Related Effects of Oxytocin on Social Cognition Across Populations

Social cognitive impairments, particularly deficits and distortions in recognition and interpretation of social cues and representations of thoughts, intentions, and feelings of otherstermed mentalizationare a key contributor to the pathology and morbidity of a number of psychiatric disorders, including the schizophrenia spectrum, the autism spectrum and personality disorders. Individuals with ...


The Effect of Oxytocin Administration on Interpersonal Cooperation in Borderline Personality Disorder Patients and Healthy Adults

This is a pilot study to support submission of a larger-scale federally funded study. The study is designed to develop new strategies for treating the severe interpersonal dysfunction in borderline personality disorder (BPD) by modeling the interpersonal disturbance in BPD in the laboratory, identifying its neural correlates and determining whether ...

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"The Effects of Oxytocin on Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder"

RCT. Two substudies (clinical and experimental). Main objective of the trial is to examine if oxytocin, compared to placebo shows any additional effect on the therapy achievements (outcome) of patients with borderline personality disorder, who receive an in-patient standard psychotherapy (Dialectical-behavioral-therapy, Marsha Linehan (2006)). Secondary objectives : Investigate if oxytocin ...

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A Novel Drug for Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is one of the most prevalent psychiatric disorders with high morbidity and mortality. It affects the lives of millions worldwide and is often highly incapacitating, leading to significant psychosocial dysfunction. Moreover, nearly all patients have experienced suicidal ideation and about 10% actually commit suicide, a rate ...