Delphi Survey - Personality disorder

East MidlandsMental Health
Published Date: 1 Dec 2011

Delphi Survey - Personality disorder


  • People with personality disorders


  • While some characteristics of the client affect engagement, there are also issues relating to the therapy, the staff, and the venues where treatment takes place. 
  • Mental health professionals need to take a broad view on factors implicated in low engagement. 
  • A Model of Treatment Readiness (Personality Disorder) has been produced as a guide to the areas that need to be investigated to understand poor treatment engagement.