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May 2019 Sanctuary Meeting – Sally Skewes

May’s Sanctuary meeting was Tuesday, 14 May, 4 .15 to 6.15pm at Skylight, 5 Cooke Tce Wayville.

Sally Skewes, a Clinical Psychologist explained how she uses Schema Therapy to help consumers and how she works with families

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How carers can help someone with BPD

Listen objectively to what the person we care for is trying to tell us. Learn about BPD and how it is affecting him/her right now. Validate – learn and apply the skill of validating.

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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.