A painting that is part the Linde Frieze, a series commissioned by Max Linde.
According to the art historian Nicolay Stang the painting shows the “inability to make contact with one another” thus being consistent with a major symptom of BPD (see main text).
The depiction of mental disorders or psychological states in art is highly subjective and not always identified by the artist's intentions.
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I have added an ambiguous tag to this sentence: "[...] these treatments are effective for treating BPD, except for schema-focused therapy". Thomas Szasz has repeatedly written about the fact that this classification is not only ridiculous, but there is nothing linking these apparent 'sufferers' in the brain, physically.
Dialectical behavior therapy is a cognitive behavioral therapy that treats suicidal individuals diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (The Linehan Institute, 2014). Future research should standardize and systematically test inpatient DBT.
The therapy was originally developed by clinical psychologist Marsha Linehan for the treatment of borderline personality disorder (O’RAGHALLAIGH & BLENNERHASSETT, 2014). Using a consistent term makes the article easier to read than using a new adjective each time.