Skills and Support Group for people with BPD or emotional sensitivity

January 7, 2019 - 17:30 / 19:00 If you are experiencing BPD or emotional sensitivity, join a FREE support group that can help you build community and find encouragement on your journey to a life worth living. When: January 7, 2019 from 5:30-7:00 pm Where: The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County 1002 E Palm Avenue Tampa, FL 33605 Please RSVP to Pam Hernandez at...

BPD Skills Training for Families

January 12, 2019 - 09:00 / 14:00 If you have someone close to you – family, friend or loved one, suffering from BPD and would like to learn skills and tools to be more effective, attend the Skills Training for Families. This class will help you to: Gain an understanding of what your loved one with BPD or emotional sensitivity experiences; Learn how to respond to and navigate conflict; and Discover tools to care for yourself. When: Saturday, January 12th at 9AM Where: The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County 1002 E Palm Avenue Tampa, FL 33605 For more information, please contact: Jacki Krone at jackikrone@gmail.com or Pam Hernandez at...

BPD Family Support Group

December 11, 2018 - 18:00 / 20:00 If you have someone close to you – family, friend or loved one, suffering from BPD and would like to be a part of a group that can offer you encouragement and support, please join us: When: Tuesday December 11th, 6-8 PM Where: The Children’s Board of Hillsborough County 1002 E Palm Avenue Tampa, FL 33605   For more information, please contact: Jacki Krone at jackikrone@gmail.com or Pam Hernandez at...

Join FBPDA @ American Foundation for Suicide Prevention Walk

December 9, 2017 - 10:00 / 13:00 Join FBPDA to support the upcoming Out of the Darkness Walk. We will be hosting a table to promote awareness and education about borderline personality disorder. We hope to see you there! Event Details Walk Date: 12/09/2017 Walk Location: Al Lopez Park – Tampa, FL Check-in/Registration Time: 12/09/2017 at 9:00 am Walk Begins: 10:00 am Walk Ends: 1:00 pm  ...

Free Webinar Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders in Brief. Weds. Nov. 8, 10:00 am

November 8, 2017 - 10:00 / 12:00 https://fadaaevents.webex.com/mw3200/mywebex/default.do?nomenu=true&siteurl=fadaaevents&service=6&rnd=0.5497342532409545&main_url=https%3A%2F%2Ffadaaevents.webex.com%2Fec3200%2Feventcenter%2Fevent%2FeventAction.do%3FtheAction%3Ddetail%26%26%26EMK%3D4832534b0000000433e0e43644a0c9ee246a8fcbbee0603a5e7187cf0d8fe5e9dcf10f29e461b3a1%26siteurl%3Dfadaaevents%26confViewID%3D75352454930136065%26encryptTicket%3DSDJTSwAAAAQQm4CK1LcxFMWD6YYH1W0-8JBHUBoLuLzyXgkY17pcTg2%26Hosted by the Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association  Date and time: Wednesday, November 8, 2017 10:00 am Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) Panelist(s) Info: Linda Dimeff, PhD, Institute Director, Portland DBT Institute, Inc., facilitates the training and dissemination of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and other evidence-based therapies (EBTs). Dr. Dimeff also serves as the Chief Scientific Officer at Evidence-Based Practice Institute where she develops and evaluates emerging technologies that have the potential to transform training and delivery of EBTs. Trained, supervised, and mentored by Dr. Linehan, Linda is a DBT expert clinician, consultant, and Duration: 2 hours Description: The purpose of this webinar is to learn about the Evidenced-Based Practice Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). DBT is a highly efficacious treatment developed by Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, for multi-diagnostic, severely disordered individuals with pervasive emotion dysregulation. While originally developed for difficult-to-treat patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD), research has demonstrated that DBT is also effective for patients with a variety of complex problems, including substance use disorders where emotion dyscontrol are often at the core of the individual’s problems and/or interfere with long-term maintenance of therapeutic progress (Chapman, 2006), DBT has been adapted for use in a variety of settings, including prisons, inpatient hospitals, schools, and juvenile justice...