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Can you please explain to me quite thourgly what borderline

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Hi. Can you please explain to me quite thourgly what borderline personality disorder is and why practioners don't like to diagnose patients with this
Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have a psychiatrist, psychologist and attend schwmwa
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Sorry schema therapy. Depression anxiety. Ptsd and eating disorder bumleima
Assistant: How long have you been feeling this way? Have you reached out to anyone about this yet?
Customer: Yeah I'm doing schema therapy for one year. I'm in my 5th week of this

Hello. I'm Dr. Phil, licensed and practicing internist. Excellent service is my goal.

I don't think practitioners don't like to diagnose that

why do you say that?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Hi Dr. Can you help me with this question please

●Impaired relatedness – unstable relationships with others, identity disturbance, and chronic emptiness

●Affective dysregulation – affective lability, excessive anger, and efforts to avoid abandonment

●Behavior dysregulation – impulsivity, suicidality, and self-injurious behavior

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
My psychologist said she didn't want to pigeonhole me by saying if I had that or not. Sometimes when a patient hears they have A personality disorder, it makes their recovery worse as they are labelled

Makes sense

However, personality disorders are nearly impossible to treat

so I don't think it matters

If that is what you have it is what you have

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I'm receiving schema therapy which is meant to be successful in treating it.
What does identity disturbance mean?

that means having questions on what your true self is

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Does that mean what your interests passions and hobbies are

yes

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I tend to stay on my own in my room for days and don't want to talk to anyone or go out the house. When I do leave the house I have severe anxiety
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Once the anxiety has passed I am completely exhausted
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I'm 24 and I can't maintain a job. I just want to have a normal life. Where I go to work md earn money and independence. To get a nice house with my partner and to have children someday

it sounds more like you have severe anxiety disorder.

not borderline personality

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I'm on 40mg propanolol 3 times a day and fluxoetine 60mg. My psychologist and psychiatrist say they think I have a problem regulating my emotions. What does that mean

that just means you can't control impulses

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I'm so tired of feeling like this

I'm sorry you are suffering so bad :(

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Is there anything you can do to help me? Please

I would recommend you ask to get on buspar

buspar and fluoxetine is a classic combination for anxiety that works very well

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I will I'll try that. I'm so desperate to feel better. I can't handle living like this anymore. Thank-you so much

you are very welcome :)

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