Is Complex PTSD different than Comorbid BPD & PTSD?



This video answers the questions: Is complex posttraumatic stress disorder (C-PTSD) different than comorbid borderline personality disorder (BPD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD)? Is there any way to differentiate PTSD, CPTSD, and BPD? Is complex posttraumatic stress disorder a mental disorder?

Cloitre, M., Garvert, D. W., Weiss, B., Carlson, E. B., & Bryant, R. A. (2014). Distinguishing PTSD, Complex PTSD, and Borderline Personality Disorder: A latent class analysis. European Journal of Psychotraumatology, 5, 1–N.PAG

Jowett, S., Karatzias, T., Shevlin, M., & Albert, I. (2019). Differentiating symptom profiles of ICD-11 PTSD, complex PTSD, and borderline personality disorder: A latent class analysis in a multiply traumatized sample. Personality Disorders: Theory, Research, and Treatment.

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