Brisbane North: Launch of the local MHPN BPD Network
The network was established to meet an identified need in the region - for networking, sharing resources, and support for professionals involved in service provision to individuals living with BPD.
Melissa Kent will present on the launch of the network and refreshments will be provided
Thursday 4th October 1pm-2.30pm
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact: Dr Sarah Swannell Ph: 0423 339 152
Melbourne: BPD Community-Celebration Night
Webinar: BPD and Families – What’s the Connection?
Register now for a webinar with a panel discussion featuring Dr Perry Hoffman, co-creator of Family Connections and President of the National Education Alliance for BPD; Liz Hodgman, carer peer and Family Connections facilitator; Jake Hodgman, person with lived experience of BPD; Carolyn Bright, DBT clinician Fremantle Hospital and Family Connections leader trainer; Jennie Fitzhardinge, webinar facilitator and Family Connections facilitator, and Terri-Lee Hill, Family Connections facilitator.
Ballarat (VIC): Learning More About BPD-a workshop for carers
Perth: BPD Awareness Week Picnic in the Park
We invite you to bring along a picnic or bbq and join us in raising awareness for Borderline Personality Disorder week on Saturday 6th October 2018 11.30am - 1.30pm.
Lived experience speaker and Australian BPD Foundation WA branch committee member, Carissa Wright will share her experience travelling to New York recently and visiting the US based charity Emotions Matter.
VENUE: Charles Paterson Park, 54 Craig St, BURSWOOD
To register email: bpdwa(at)bpdfoundation.org.au
Canberra: FREE Family Day 7th October 2018
Please bring your own blankets and chairs. Plenty of parking and public toilets available.NB This is an alcohol FREE event. For more information and to register: bpdawarenessact(at)gmail.com
Sydney: BPD Awareness Week Event
Join us for a FREE evening of Networking and Nibbles at our 2018 BPD Awareness Week Event, featuring a number of presentations. See flyer for full details.When: Wednesday 10th October 2018 5pm - 8.30pm RSVP: Laura 02 9332 0777 bpdnsw(at)bpdfoundation.org.au. Registration is essential due to limited space.
Melbourne – Mindful self-compassion workshop
First anniversary of the Ipswich-West Moreton MHPN BPD and BPD Awareness Week celebrations
Join us to reflect on the past 12 months, plan for the next, and hear from Lived Experience speaker Keiran about the journey towards recovery here in Ipswich.Wednesday 3rd October 10.30am-12pm For more information Melissa(at)melissakentpsychology.com.au
Adelaide: Lived Experience Event
Join us for a FREE evening of Lived Experience voices at our 2018 BPD Awareness Week Event.
- Lived Experience advocates Aaron and Tanya speak about BPD and their paths to recovery.
- Hear about the SA BPD Centre of Excellence and share your thoughts on what consumers would find helpful.
- Event will be opened by SA Minister of Health Stephen Wade, MLC and also include an address by Tammy Franks, Greens MLC
Wednesday 3rd October Register