Borderline Personality Disorder

Borderline personality disorder is marked by an ongoing pattern of unstable intense relationships, distorted self-image, extreme emotions and impulsiveness.

Signs and symptoms of BPD may include

Therapy can help

Psychotherapy has been shown to be effective in helping with BPD. Specifically, Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT) is a structured  treatment approach that has been specifically developed for BPD. It based on cognitive-behavioural principles with additional emphasis on emotional regulation. DBT aims to replace maladaptive behaviours with healthier coping skills.

About Layla

We simplify the search for the therapist that is a right fit for you. At no additional cost, one of our Service Managers assists you in finding the help you need. Layla works with a number of DBT-trained therapists experienced in working with clients with BPD.

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Our licensed providers are often covered by your insurance. If you are not sure, simply click the “Get Started” button below to talk to one of our care coordinators.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who does Layla™️ assist?

Our clients are interested in self-discovery, emotional healing, or are working through a range of challenges that respond well to therapy. For example, these include: stress, anxiety, phobias, depression, mood disorders, borderline personality disorder, self-esteem, anger, addictions, trauma, relationships, family conflict, couples counselling, and life transitions.

At this time, Layla is only able to work with clients who are residents of Ontario, Alberta, British Columbia and Nova Scotia. Please note that Layla does not provide crisis support. If you or someone else is in crisis and require immediate assistance, call 911 or go to your nearest hospital emergency department.

Is my information secure?

Layla takes your privacy and the security of your information seriously. Electronic personal information shared with Layla is stored in a secure and encrypted way. Video sessions are not recorded. You can learn more about our privacy practices here.

I'm a healthcare provider. Can I refer to Layla?

A broad range of healthcare providers (GPs, specialists, wellness professionals, etc) trust us with their patients. You can learn more here

Do you work on weekends?

Several of our therapists offer sessions on weekends, and you can let us know of that preference when you sign up and we will do our best to accommodate.

Do I need a referral or diagnosis?

No, you don’t need a formal referral or diagnosis from another provider. We are happy to assist anyone with their unique challenges and goals.

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