As a baby, there was something different about Jordan, but her parents thought it was a phase she would grow out of. She was an intense baby; she did not adjust while to new circumstances, she easily would become upset, and she was hard to comfort. Her parents did not think much about her behavior, they assumed that all babies are different and that Jordan was just going through a phase. Still, as Jordan grew, she continued to become easily upset and difficult to comfort. She began to have major separation anxiety, so severe that when her mother left the room she would scream until her mother returned. Yet her parents thought, this was just a phase, child have separation anxiety at a young age, they thought. Beside this, Jordan was a loving child at times. As a family the often had many great times together. ( Salters-Pedneault...
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...on a one-on-one basis, between the individual and the therapist, or in a group setting. The group setting teaches individual how to interact with others and how to express themselves. (Borderline personality disorder, n.d.)
No medication has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help treat borderline personality disorder. However people with this mental illness are are treated with medication in addition to the psychotherapy. (Borderline personality disorder, n.d.) Often times mood stabilisers or antipsychotic drugs are prescribed to help with mood swings, lessen psychotic symptoms, and reduce impulsive behavior. (Borderline personality disorder- cause, 2012). Antidepressant and antianxiety drugs may be used during the individual treat, but should be appropriately, these drugs help in managing depression, anxiety, and aggression (Grohol, 2007).
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