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...

2017-18 FREE NEABPD GAP Call-In Series Sundays 8-9pm EST: Call number (712) 775-7035 Code: 386157

November 12, 2017 - 20:00 / 21:00 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. Best,  Andrea Gold, Ph.D. Date Speaker Title 11/05/17 Carla Sharp Global Alliance for Prevention & Early Intervention for Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD): Past, present, & future 11/12/17 Stephanie Stepp Emotion vulnerabilities in the development of BPD 11/19/17 Paul Lysaker Metacognitive profiles in adults with BPD 12/03/17 Shirley Yen Suicidal & self-Injurious behaviors in youth with BPD Features 12/10/17 Andrew Chanen Early intervention for BPD: an overdue reform 12/17/17 Francheska Perepletchikova Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for children: Helping parents help their children 01/07/18 Carla Chugani Applying Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) in college counseling centers 01/28/18 Rebecca Shiner Understanding BPD in adolescents: New findings from research on personality development in young people 02/04/18 Maureen Zalewski What do we know about how children develop when they have a parent with BPD? 02/11/18 Marie-Paule de Valdivia Creating A Common Vocabulary: Working with Families of Teens with BPD 02/25/18 Michele...

Save the Date! 2017-18 Free NEA.BPD GAP Call-In Series starts Sunday 11/5 at 8pm with Dr. Carla Sharp!

November 5, 2017 - 20:00 / 21:00 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, Ph.D. Date Speaker Title 11/05/17 Carla Sharp Global Alliance for Prevention & Early Intervention for Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD): Past, present, & future 11/12/17 Stephanie Stepp Emotion vulnerabilities in the development of BPD 11/19/17 Paul Lysaker Metacognitive profiles in adults with BPD 12/03/17 Shirley Yen Suicidal & self-Injurious behaviors in youth with BPD Features 12/10/17 Andrew Chanen Early intervention for BPD: an overdue reform 12/17/17 Francheska Perepletchikova Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for children: Helping parents help their children 01/07/18 Carla Chugani Applying Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) in college counseling centers 01/28/18 Rebecca Shiner Understanding BPD in adolescents: New findings from research on personality development in young people 02/04/18 Maureen Zalewski What do we...