The Heights – Houston, Texas

$500.00

Young Adult with Borderline Personality Disorder

1 in stock

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Description

About the Client:
I am a 25-year-old woman diagnosed with borderline personality disorder (BPD), and I require comprehensive care and support to manage my symptoms and improve my quality of life. My primary goal is to develop healthy coping skills, regulate my emotions, and enhance my overall well-being.

Project Overview:
I am seeking specialized care from a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals. This project involves dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), medication management, and support for developing coping skills and emotion regulation strategies to help me manage my BPD symptoms effectively.

Responsibilities:

Conduct a thorough assessment of my BPD symptoms, including emotional dysregulation, impulsivity, unstable relationships, and self-harming behaviors, to develop a personalized treatment plan that addresses my unique needs, challenges, and treatment goals.
Provide dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) sessions, incorporating mindfulness-based techniques, emotion regulation strategies, distress tolerance skills, and interpersonal effectiveness training to help me learn to manage intense emotions, reduce impulsive behaviors, and improve my interpersonal relationships and overall functioning.
Manage my medications for BPD, including mood stabilizers, antidepressants, or antipsychotic medications, ensuring adherence to prescribed regimens, monitoring for side effects or adverse reactions, and adjusting dosages or treatment strategies as needed to optimize symptom control and overall well-being.
Offer support and guidance to help me develop and practice healthy coping skills, problem-solving strategies, and emotion regulation techniques in daily life, including journaling, relaxation exercises, assertiveness training, and effective communication skills, to enhance my resilience and self-management abilities.
Collaborate with my healthcare team, including psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and other providers, to ensure integrated and coordinated care that addresses my holistic needs, while promoting my active participation, empowerment, and self-advocacy in the treatment process.
Requirements:

Experience in BPD treatment and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), with a comprehensive understanding of the core features, challenges, and evidence-based interventions for managing BPD symptoms and improving functioning and quality of life in individuals with BPD.
Expertise in medication management for BPD, including knowledge of psychotropic medications commonly used in the treatment of BPD, their mechanisms of action, potential side effects, and interactions, while prioritizing patient-centered care and shared decision-making in treatment planning and monitoring.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to establish rapport, build trust, and foster a collaborative and validating therapeutic relationship with me, while providing empathetic, nonjudgmental, and culturally sensitive support that respects my autonomy, dignity, and individuality.
Empathy, patience, and a person-centered approach to care that recognizes my unique experiences, strengths, and challenges, while promoting my agency, resilience, and recovery in the journey of managing BPD, while demonstrating a commitment to ongoing professional development and education in BPD treatment modalities, staying updated on advances in research findings, and best practices to optimize my care and outcomes.

 

Total Budget: $320,967.36