Linda's graph of daily self-rating shows that she has progressed
through the four stages of personality transformation. She broke
out of her borderline personality. See Lifetrack Concepts on this
site for summary.
The graph below tracks Linda's symptoms over the first 3 months
as represented by graphic peaks, gradually became less frequent
and less prominent until they disappeared over the 75 days of
The graph below tracks
Linda's overall progress over 3 months of therapy
Of the five symptoms
of stress that Linda rated, only the highest score is rendered
as a stress peak on this graph. The scores Linda gave to the nine
elements of each sphere were averaged. The averages were used
to graph the intimacy, self, and achievement scores.
To provide a reference point, Linda's maximum pretreatment experiences
were each given a score of 10. The client's goal in therapy is
to reach experience levels far beyond those previously reported.
kept advancing, provoking defenses (symptoms), which became progressively
exhausted, losing its ability to mobilize.
The graph below tracks Linda's progress over the last 4 months
During the last 9th through 12th months of Linda's therapy, all
three sphere scores converged and continue to increase (stage
IV of personality transformation).
four stages of personality transformation are described in detail
at Lifetrack Concepts: Intimacy to Growth.
graphs show that Linda needed approximately 9 months of therapy
to break out of her borderline personality.
The case of Linda and Rick is presented in detail by Dr. Yukio
Ishizuka in Breakthrough
Intimacy - Tracking Life's Quanta.
Linda's Testimonial [TOP]
Graphs and analysis of Linda's husband, Rick, can be found at
Rick's Graphs and Dr. Ishizuka's Analyses.