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Patient's Root Of Abnormality

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In my opinion, the patient’s root of abnormality manifested during early childhood. After her parent’s divorced at age 3, she developed a close relationship with her mother and her maternal grandmother. Her mother continuously makes arrangement’s to leave her with other caregivers and then returns throughout her early childhood. At age 8, her maternal grandmother dies and her mother is hospitalized for schizophrenia at age 10. This form of early childhood up-bring contributed to the patient’s developed anxiety and fear of abandonment, as well as other symptoms of borderline personality disorder. According to the attachment style, the patient would be considered insecurely attached to the mother. Her limited ability to withstand the distress
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