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Learn the latest about mental health care in Florida!

If you are interested in learning the latest about Menatl Health Care in Florida, tune in to the call below: On Tuesday, July 28 at 2 pm, join Florida CHAIN, Sita Diehl, the Director of State Policy and Advocacy for the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), and...

BPD and the Prefrontal Cortex

The part of the brain that puts breaks on emotional responses is the Prefrontal Cortex. Some people, especially those with BPD, have “cold” prefrontal cortexes, and lack the automatic breaking system for emotional responses. If you have spent time...

Clinicians Corner

Articles written by mental health providers about topics of interest to FBPDA readers


About those families….

FBPDA just hosted our second in the series of 3 informational events to the community about issues related to BPD.  On Weds. evening a group of us got together at the Children’s Board of Hillsborough County and viewed a film about family issues and options and...

Upcoming Events


July 2015

FBPDA Board Meeting 10 AM to Noon

July 18, 2015
511 Wilbur St. Brandon, FL 33511