From Family Trauma to Support, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

From Family Trauma to Support, from Gunderson and Hoffman Publication

From Family Trauma to Family Support System Harriet P. Lefley, Phd  Families’ Experiences With Mental Illness The body of research on families’ experience when one member has a mental illness suggests pervasive problems across diagnoses. There are objective burdens,...
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...
Self Care Strategies

Self Care Strategies

Self-care is giving the world the best of you, instead of what’s left of you. — Katie Reed Almost anything works again if you unplug it for a few minutes, including you. – Anne Lamott This offering comes from the 2018 BPD Awareness Week campaign, from the...
Webinar: BPD and Families, what’s the connection – Recording

Webinar: BPD and Families, what’s the connection – Recording

For BPD Awareness Week, a webinar featuring our member Liz and her son Jake talking about the Family Connections® course and how it has helped them.   Here is a recording of the Webinar   BPD Affects The Whole Family When a loved one has borderline personality...