May 1, 2016

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Save the Date: Atlanta February 1st Family Connections Open Meeting

SAVE THE DATE!!  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 1st  10:00AM to 12 Noon – Room 2309  (new meeting room!!) For our first Family Connections Continuing Education Program of 2014, we are honored to host a very special guest speaker and researcher: Dr. Nori Lim, PhD from Emory University School of Medicine’s Adolescent DBT Program Dr. Lim is a […]

SPECIAL CALL-IN AUGUST 4, 2013 Patrick Kennedy “Mental Health Parity Today” To register:

Join us on August 4, 2013 from 8 to 9 PM EST for a special call in Patrick Kennedy, an advocate against the pervasive stigma that continues to be associated with mental illness. Please review the following call-in information: The call-in phone number is: 1-530-881-1400; passcode 557567#. We ask that speakers call in at 7:45 to make sure […]

NIMH Twitter Chat

  More than 5% of U.S. adults have #borderline personality disorder as reported in a NIMH study#NIMHchats — Mental Health NIMH (@NIMHgov) May 31, 2013 self-injury & suicide attempts are hallmarks of #BPD.#NIMHchats — Mental Health NIMH (@NIMHgov) May 31, 2013 . @borderlineinfo educate and re-educate mental health professionals. No longer a hopeless disorder! #NIMHchats […]

Katie Couric Show Addresses Stigma in BPD

NEA.BPD sponsored an appearance by Dr Kelly Koerner, Creative Director of Evidence-Based Practice Institute, a space through which therapists, clinical leaders, trainers and researchers can more easily work together to improve clients’ outcomes and discover more effective training and treatment methods. Here, Kelly provides guidance on what can be done to curb the stigma of mental […]


PHOENIX, Arizona, May 15. SASHA Menu-Courey, once a Canadian National Championship qualifier, tragically took her life on June 17, 2011 after spending years battling a little-known mental disorder. The scholarship athlete and outstanding student had Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), a disorder that affects approximately 14 million Americans. The main characteristic of this disorder is finding […]

Registration Open: 1st Annual NASSPD Conference. April 20-21, 2013. Boston Mass. Sponsored by North American Society for the Study of Personality Disorders (NASSPD) and NEA.BPD