Personality disorder

East MidlandsMental Health
Published Date: 1 Sep 2011

Personality disorder

Who?

  • People with personality disorders

Findings

  • People who do not complete treatment have poorer outcomes than those who do. 
  • Someone who does not complete treatment costs the NHS more than someone who does. 
  • Clinicians and managers need to enable service users to get the most from treatment by ensuring that the environment, the staff, and the treatments all enhance readiness to engage.