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American Journal of Applied Psychology. 2013, 1(3), 49-57
DOI: 10.12691/ajap-1-3-4
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Comorbidity between Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) among Adults: A Cross Cultural Comparison between India and Kuwait

Siddiqa Najamuddin Mohammed Hussain1,

1Counselor & Clinical Psychologist, Gulf University for Science & Technology, Mishref, Kuwait

Pub. Date: November 15, 2013

Cite this paper:
Siddiqa Najamuddin Mohammed Hussain. Comorbidity between Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) among Adults: A Cross Cultural Comparison between India and Kuwait. American Journal of Applied Psychology. 2013; 1(3):49-57. doi: 10.12691/ajap-1-3-4

Abstract

A study conducted on two different samples of already diagnosed Borderline Personality Disorder (30 each) from two different countries (India & Kuwait) to examine the comorbidity between Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Clinical Anger, Impulsivity and Affective disorder are common symptoms shared by both the disorders. SPSS, Quantitative and Qualitative analyses are made.

Keywords:
Borderline Personality Disorder attention deficit hyperactivity disorder Clinical anger impulsivity Affective disorder correlation matrix Multiple Regression case historiessymptoms

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