Calling all men who care for a partner diagnosed with BPD

Calling all men who care for a partner diagnosed with BPD

I’ve been asked to see if there is interest amongst men living with a partner with BPD, to get together for support, outside of the usual Sanctuary meetings. I have been well aware that the situations you all find yourselves in is so different from those of us...
Choosing a Therapist

Choosing a Therapist

At our January Meeting, a new member asked if we had a list of psychologists we could recommend for the person they care for. While we don’t really like recommending anyone in particular, we do have a list of psychologists who other members have found helpful. We then...
February 2019 Sanctuary Meeting – Kristy Acres

February 2019 Sanctuary Meeting – Kristy Acres

At our February meeting on Tuesday 12 February, the speaker was Kristy Acres, speaking on carer inclusion in Emergency Departments. She has finalised a scoping review and her paper Carer perspectives of people diagnosed with BPD has been published in the Australasian...
January 2019 Sanctuary Meeting – Dan Schmidt, Headspace

January 2019 Sanctuary Meeting – Dan Schmidt, Headspace

Dan Schmidt spoke at Sanctuary’s January Meeting about the programs at Headspace (for those aged 12 to 25 years), especially about the Youth Early Psychosis Program (YEPP), an early intervention service where clinicians can visit someone at home or in the ED....
Christmas Wishes 2018

Christmas Wishes 2018

Dear Sanctuary members. My granddaughters tell me it is only three more sleeps till Christmas morning so it is definitely time I wrote to you all with my Christmas thoughts and wishes. I must admit I have been struggling with how to wish you “Happy Christmas” when I...