Sanctuary BPD Carers Blog
Sanctuary members regularly contribute to this blog with information of interest to Carers of people with BPD.
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These beautiful postcards are available for download from the BPD Awareness Week website
In October, instead of our regular meeting, lets catch up at these BPD Awareness Week activities, between 1st and 9th October ………
Sanctuary Mens Group met on Sunday 6th October.
The September meeting of the Sanctuary’s Mens Group was a great success!
We took this opportunity to focus on diagnosis, sharing a video from the NEA.BPD.
Professor Sharon Lawn shares her very personal experience caring for her husband who has significant mental illness and psychosocial disability.
October 1st to 7th 2019 is BPD Awareness Week
Don’t miss the Opening:
Keynote speaker is Professor Anthony Bateman, a world expert on Mentalization and, of course, an expert in BPD!
Tuesday 1st October, 5:30pm
Hear Professor Jayashri Kulkarni and a team of lived experience speakers on BPD – Best Practice Deserved
Friday 15th November at the Bayview Eden Melbourne, 6 Queens Road, Albert Park VIC 3004
For people with lived experience, families, friends & clinicians.
The Australian BPD Foundation have a petition to increase Medicare-funded visits for BPD and other complex mental health conditions.
You can support them by signing the petition online.
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This website is produced by members of the Sanctuary Support Group. We are not mental health professionals nor clinicians. We are ordinary people who care for someone with BPD. This website is a collection of information that we have found helpful or of interest in the context of our own lived experiences. The content of this website is not a substitute for independent professional advice, diagnosis or treatment.