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Can God Cure Personality Disorders?

Personality Disorders are “a type of mental disorder in which you have a rigid and unhealthy pattern of thinking, functioning and behaving” ("Personality Disorders"). Personality disorders are usually divided into three clusters: Cluster A includes paranoid, schizoid, and schizotypal disorders; Cluster B includes antisocial, borderline, narcissistic, and histrionic disorders; and Cluster C includes avoidant, obsessive-compulsive, and dependent disorders. Here's a description of a few taken directly off of Mayo Clinic's website cited at the end of this article.  1. Histrionic personality disorder • Constantly seeking attention • Excessively emotional, dramatic or sexually provocative to gain attention • Speaks dramatically with strong opinions, but few facts or details to back them up • Easily influenced by others • Shallow, rapidly changing emotions • Excessive concern with physical appearance • Thinks relationships with others ar

Character Study: Rose

Artwork: Lauren Eckhart Her Style (1) Mantra: "Oh my Losh." "Lee, you are not supposed to do that!" "Oh, my sweet Mommy! Are you so proud of me?" Everyday Shoe: "I like no shoes the best but when I have to be fancy then I put on my black Mary Jane's (1) or my black boots from my neighbor, Nini. (2) Daily Uniform: "Summer dresses are best because Mommy lets me play in the backyard with them, but actually I like my fancy Sunday dresses the most. And I really really really like my new wedding dress from Grandma Stevens, (2). Lee and I are going to get married because he's so nice to me." (3) Color Palette: "I like Pink and Purple and Grey, and I like yellow." Scent-elicious Smells: "Cupcakes, roses, and my feet." Beauty Go-To's: "Mommy's necklaces" made out of faceted glass beads by Georgianne at Parkville Insurance (3). To Unwind: (4) "I organize the