To your first question, there are three “Clusters” of personality disorders. Cluster A is sometimes called the “odd type”, Cluster B is sometimes called the “dramatic” typeand Cluster C is sometimes called the “anxious” type. The are “clustered” as these three groups tend to have similar traits. Within the B Cluster are the diagnoses of Borderline, Antisocial, Histrionic and Narcissistic. The main overlapping trait is around emotional dysregulation and poor boundaries which leads to poor interpersonal skills and therefore relationships.
Medication for personality disorders is used to treat the symptoms rather than the disorder. Most people who experience personality disorders also experience significant depression and anxiety, but they are sometimes secondary to the dysfunction caused by their personality traits.
Medication does not treat personality.
I would suggest that you encourage your daughter to seek out psychological help to improve her emotion regulation and relationships (I'm assuming that they are poor if BPD is an accurate diagnosis). The evidence suggests that DBT (Dialectical Behavioural Therapy) or SFCT (Schema Therapy or Schema Focussed Cognitive Therapy) are best placed for treating personality disorders. You can look on the APS site here http://www.psychology.org.au/FindaPsychologist or look into private and public hospitals that may offer these treatments in a group format. They exist in all capital cities.
I hope that this information is a good place to begin. Please respond if you would like some more specific information
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