Borderline Personality Disorder

This full day course runs from 9.30am until 4.30pm and is run regularly

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Target Audience: People working in the mental health field who wish to understand more about working with individuals who have attracted the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder

Aims:

To give the participant a greater understanding of the Borderline Personality Disorder diagnosis and its causes. To explore how it is to work with individuals who have attracted the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder and how workers can support themselves, including ways of working.

Objectives: 

  •    Understand the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder in terms of the medical model and from the individual’s point of view.
  •    Understand the kind of experiences that may have contributed to the list of symptoms given in the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder.
  •    Discuss how it is to work with individuals who have attracted the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder to include: the effects on the worker, ways that participants can work with individuals and ways that the participants can support themselves. 

Trainer information:

Jean Budge has worked for Health in Mind’s Trauma Services for nine years, the last four as a Supervisor. Trauma Services is a specialist service providing support to adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse.

 

 

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September 2017

 

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