April 26, 2015

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Article by Ken Silk, MD on Medication Read abstract (click here).

The Process of Managing Medications in Patients with Borderline Personality Disorderab

Free-Call-In Series: Sunday April 12th topic: Medication– Dr. Ken Silk. Email neapbdcalls@aol.com to register

Save the Date: October 13-16, 2015 14th Congress of the International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders.Anthony Bateman | Martin Bohus | Robert Bornstein | Andrew Chanen | David Cooke | Graeme Fairchild | Peter Fonagy | Kathryn Gill | John Gunderson | Perry Hoffman | Thomas Oltmanns | Joel Paris | Stephanie Stepp | Mary Zanarini

www.isspd2015.org

May is BPD Awareness Month: NEA.BPD highlighting early detection and prevention.

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Yale/ NEA.BPD Conference “Meeting the Needs of Children and Adolescents with Borderline Personality Disorder” BPD Awareness wristbands at neabpd@aol.com  $5 donation per band (USA orders only).

NEA.BPD Australia and Family Connections highlighted in Australian newspaper

www.themercury.com.au/news/opinion/talking-point-doctors-police-courts-and-schools-must-accept-mental-illness-is-no-crime/story-fnj4f64i-1227292239818

National Institute of Mental Health Funding! White Paper: “The Anatomy of NIMH Funding.”

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 Page 9 shows that borderline personality disorder receives the least amount of dollars for funding, Conversely, an email response from the NIMH webmaster: ” 2014 statistics show that Borderline Personality Disorders is the most viewed topic on the NIMH Website – that includes all sources/referrers, not just Google .”    To read full paper, go to http://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USNIMH/bulletins/f832eb

NASSPD Conference March 28th and 29th. Special family rate $150!! For more information, please email neabpd@aol.com for full details.