About this information

NICE clinical guidelines advise the NHS on caring for people with specific conditions or diseases and the treatments they should receive. The information applies to people using the NHS in England and Wales.

This information explains the advice about the care and treatment of people with borderline personality disorder that is set out in NICE clinical guideline 78.

Does this information apply to me?

Yes, if you:

  • have borderline personality disorder

  • are a family member or carer of someone with borderline personality disorder.