NEA.BPD National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder is a nationally recognized organization dedicated to building better lives for millions of Americans affected by Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD).
NEA.BPD works with families and persons in recovery, raises public awareness, provides education to professionals, promotes research, and works with Congress to enhance the quality of life for those affected by this serious but treatable mental illness.
Since its founding in 2001, NEA.BPD efforts have led to the:
- Creation of the international Family Connections program
- Congressional endorsement of BPD Awareness Month
- Recognition and awards from both the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
- Establishment of numerous professional education courses
- Publication of two major books
- Hosting the only weekly call-in series for those affected by BPD
- Collection and maintenance of the world’s largest media library on BPD