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What is Mentalization-based Treatment?
1. Created originally for borderline personality
2. Works on mentalization – the ability to understand the mental state (needs, desires, feelings, beliefs, etc.) of the self and others
3. The major goals of MBT are: (1) better behavioral control, (2) increased affect regulation, (3) more intimate and gratifying relationships and (4) the ability to pursue life goals.