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Het effect van psychotherapie op de kwaliteit van leven bij mensen met een borderline persoonlijkheidsstoornis: Een systematisch literatuuronderzoek.

Kara, B (2018) Het effect van psychotherapie op de kwaliteit van leven bij mensen met een borderline persoonlijkheidsstoornis: Een systematisch literatuuronderzoek.

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Abstract:Background Psychotherapy is the preferred treatment for borderline personality disorder and shows small effects on the associated psychopathology in meta-analyses. Unclearly is the effect of psychotherapy on the quality of life that is affected for people with borderline personality disorder. The aim of this systematic literature review is to investigate the effect of psychotherapy on the quality of life for people with borderline personality disorder. Method A systematic literature search was conducted according to the PRISMA guidelines. The electronic databases Scopus and Pubmed were searched for randomized studies with a control group. Data was extracted from published reports. Primary outcome is the effect of psychotherapy on quality of life in borderline personality disorder. For the current study, the effect size of the results between the intervention group and the control group was measured at the end of the treatment. The studies that were found were assessed on methodological quality based on the criteria based from the Cochrane Collaboration instrument. Results Ten studies were found in this literature study. Small to medium-sized effects on quality of life in post-treatment have been found compared with the control condition. Four out of ten studies have found a medium-sized between group effect in post-treatment. The quality of the studies that were found varies from low to medium. Interpretation Psychotherapy has a small to medium effect on the quality of life for people with borderline personality disorder.
Item Type:Essay (Master)
Faculty:BMS: Behavioural, Management and Social Sciences
Subject:77 psychology
Programme:Psychology MSc (66604)
Link to this item:http://purl.utwente.nl/essays/74380
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