Family Perspectives on BPD, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

Family Perspectives on BPD, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

Family Perspectives on Borderline Personality Disorder Dixianne Penney, Dr. P.H. Patricia Woodward, M.A.T. A first encounter with borderline personality disorder (BPD) is likely to leave one reeling: a call from the emergency room or a counsellor at school or college,...
Self-harm and BPD, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

Self-harm and BPD, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

Suicidal and Self-Injurious Behaviour in Borderline Personality Disorder Barbara Stanley, Ph.D. Beth S. Brodsky, Ph.D.   Deliberately inflicted self-harm in the context of borderline personality disorder (BPD) can be disturbing, frightening, and shame provoking to...
Lived Experience Telephone Support Service 1800 013 755

Lived Experience Telephone Support Service 1800 013 755

1800 013 755 is a new after hours telephone support service at Skylight A great new idea and what has been greatly needed.  Make use of it for yourselves and pass it on to the person you care for. Judy   The new Lived Experience Telephone Support Service (LETSS) phone...
October 2018 Sanctuary Meeting – Kirsty Burns

October 2018 Sanctuary Meeting – Kirsty Burns

The October Sanctuary meeting was on Tuesday, October 9, from 4 to 6pm at Skylight, 5 Cooke Tce Wayville. Kirsty Burns who works in the Short stay Unit (Mental Health) at Flinders Medical Centre was our speaker. She explained what happens in the Emergency Department...