DBT team


Journal papers

  • D Elsner, JH Broadbear, S Rao. What is the clinical significance of chronic emptiness in borderline personality disorder? Australasian Psychiatry| First Published October 16, 2017
  • J Beatson, JH Broadbear, DI Lubman, S Rao. Hallucinations in Borderline Personality Disorder may be more prevalent than community sample study suggests. The British Journal of Psychiatry, Oct 2017, 211 (4) 250-251.
  • S Rao, JH Broadbear, K Thompson, A Correia, M Preston, P Katz, R Trett. Evaluation of a novel risk assessment matrix for the management of self-harm associated with borderline personality disorder.  Australasian Psychiatry, Oct;25(5):460-465, 2017.
  • F Donald, C Duff, K Lawrence, J Broadbear, S Rao. Consumer Perspectives on Personal Recovery and Borderline Personality Disorder. The Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice, Volume: 12 Issue: 6, 2017
  • F Donald, C Duff, K Lawrence, J Broadbear, S Rao. Recovery and Borderline Personality Disorder: Insights for Clinical Practice. The Journal of Mental Health Training, Education and Practice. Vol. 12 Issue: 3, pp.199-209, 2016.
  • J Beatson, J Broadbear, H Sivakumaran, F Moss, E Kotler, and S Rao. Missed diagnosis: The emerging crisis with Borderline Personality Disorder in older people. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry. Dec 2016; 50(12):1139-1145. 
  • Beatson J, Broadbear JH, Duncan C, Bourton D, Rao S. Avoiding misdiagnosis when auditory verbal hallucinations are present in Borderline Personality Disorder. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, May 2019
  • Palihawadana, V., Broadbear, J.H. and Rao, S., 2018. Reviewing the clinical significance of ‘fear of abandonment’ in borderline personality disorder. Australasian Psychiatry, Nov 2018, https://doi.org/10.1177/1039856218810154
  • Donald F, Lawrence K, Broadbear JH, Rao S. Self-compassion, self-criticism and personal recovery from Borderline Personality Disorder. Australasian Psychiatry, Sep 2018, https://doi.org/10.1177/1039856218797418
  • J Broadbear, J Nesci, R Thomas, K Thompson, J Beatson, and S Rao. Evaluation of changes in prescription medication use after a residential treatment program for Borderline Personality Disorder, Australasian Psychiatry, 24(6): 583-588, 2016 
  • J Beatson and S Rao. Psychotherapy for borderline personality disorder, Australasian Psychiatry, 2014 Dec; 22(6):529-32. 
  • J Beatson and S Rao. Depression and borderline personality disorder, Medical Journal of Australia 2013; 100(6 Suppl): S24-27. 
  • J Morton, S Snowdon, M Gopold, E Guymer. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Group Treatment for Symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder: A Public Sector Pilot Study. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 2012; 19:527-544. 
  • D Lubman, K Hall, A Pennay, S Rao. Managing borderline personality disorder and substance use — an integrated approach, Australian Family Physician, 2011 Jun; 40(6):376-81. 
  • C Hulbert and R Thomas. Predicting self-injury in BPD: an investigation of the experiential avoidance model, Journal of Personality Disorders, 2010 Oct; 24(5):651-663. 
  • J Giffin. Family Experience of Borderline Personality Disorder, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy, 2008 Sep; 29(3):133-138. 
  • C Hulbert and R Thomas. Public sector group treatment for severe personality disorder: a 12-month follow-up study, Australasian Psychiatry, 2007; 15(2): 226-231.