Free Educational Call in Series Focusing on topics related to Kids and Teens Starts Tomorrow 11/5 at 8pm.

I’m delighted to announce this year’s NEA.BPD Call-In Series, which will be a GAP series, representing The Global Alliance for Prevention and Early Intervention of BPD. Through GAP, we will focus on topics related to kids and adolescents.   This year we are making the call-ins more of a “podcast” format, with a brief presentation by the speaker following by a Q&A discussion between the speaker and a moderator.   Please mark your calendars for our kickoff call on Sunday 11/5 8-9pm EST. Please see attached for the other dates and speakers! During the calls, we will have the opportunity for you to write in with questions for our speakers!    You can register by emailing neabpdcalls@aol.com with your name and email address.   Dr. Carla Sharp will be kicking off this series on Sun 11/5: “Global Alliance for Prevention & Early Intervention for Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD): Past, present, & future”. Best,   Andrea Gold,...

Monday is the FREE Educational Presentation and Discussion on BPD and Teens

Join us for part 2 of our 3 part series as Nancy Gordon, LCSW presents and leads a discussion on issues related to treating teens with BPD or other severe emotional/behavioral dysregulation. Open to families, consumers, clinicians, educators, and anyone who is interested in this topic.  CE’s available for LMHC, LCSW, LMFT or Psychologists.  Register...

May Video Series- What is Dialectical behavior therapy for adolescents (DBT)?

May is BPD Awareness Month. Join the FBPDA and millions of people around the country to destigmatize Borderline Personality Disorder and to share information and stories of hope. Check our blog all throughout the month for new videos about BPD.   About this video: A great video explaining Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and how it is used to help people improve BPD symptoms....

Call to Action for BPD!

The National Educational Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD) is asking everyone to call our local representatives to let them know that BPD is a serious mental illness that needs more federal government dollars that give people access to treatment, support, and resources. Please read the e-mail below and click on the link to make the call. It really will make a difference! Dear NEABPD Friends,   We are asking you to join an important and timely advocacy initiative before the end of May, BPD Awareness Month.  Please call your local House Representative asking them to sign on to a letter written by their colleague, Representative Barbara Comstock from Virginia recognizing BPD as a serious mental illness.   This recognition will offer new opportunities for support and significant funding for the BPD community. We have less than 14 days to get Members of the House to sign on…   Please see the letter below and go to http://emotionsmatterbpd.org/ for complete instructions on how to contact your local Representative and advocate for BPD.   Thank you in advance for your time and effort!...

May Video Series- How Marsha Linehan learned Radical Acceptance

May is BPD Awareness Month. Join the FBPDA and millions of people around the country to destigmatize Borderline Personality Disorder and to share information and stories of hope. Check our blog all throughout the month for new videos about BPD. About this video: Marsha Linehan, creator of the highly-regarded Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), discusses Borderline Personality Disorder from the viewpoint of a clinician / researcher of the highest caliber. Here she talks about how she learned the skill of radical acceptance. ...

May Video Series- Rethinking BPD: A Clinician’s View

May is BPD Awareness Month. Join the FBPDA and millions of people around the country to destigmatize Borderline Personality Disorder and to share information and stories of hope. Check our blog all throughout the month for new videos about BPD. About this video: Dr. Marsha Linehan was featured in a series of lectures on Borderline Personality Disorder hosted by the National Institute of Mental Health in Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Linehan is a Professor of Psychology and Director of Behavioral and Therapy Clinics at the University of Washington in Seattle and is credited with developing Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment (CBT) for Borderline Personality Disorder....

May Video Series- Border _ : A compassionate documentary on Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)

May is BPD Awareness Month. Join the FBPDA and millions of people around the country to destigmatize Borderline Personality Disorder and to share information and stories of hope. Check our blog all throughout the month for new videos about BPD. About this video: A compassionate documentary on Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). Debbie is the author/blogger from the San Francisco area in the film. To download and start reading Debbie Corso’s books on overcoming Borderline Personality Disorder and how DBT changed her life, visit: https://www.smashwords.com/profile/vi… and http://www.healingfrombpd.org...

May Video Series- Positives of BPD!

May is BPD Awareness Month. Join the FBPDA and millions of people around the country to destigmatize Borderline Personality Disorder and to share information and stories of hope. Check our blog all throughout the month for new videos about BPD. About this video: Short video about the positive attributes of those living with Borderline Personality Disorder. Yes, people with BPD do have positive attributes!...