What is BPD? The first in a series of 6 webinars
The first webinar in the series, What is Borderline Personality Disorder?, will focus on a panel of experts, facilitated by community psychologist Dr Lyn O’Grady, as they discuss a fictional case study.
When: Tuesday 31 October 2017
Time: 7:15pm – 8.30pm (AEDT)
Where: Online - join via your computer!
Through an exploration of Borderline Personality Disorder, the webinar will provide participants with the opportunity to:
identify Borderline Personality Disorder and its underlying causes and describe appropriate assessment tools
outline how to discuss the diagnosis of Borderline Personality Disorder with patients and their families
recognise prevalence of Borderline Personality Disorder and understand stigma, shame and discrimination experienced by people living with Borderline Personality Disorder.
A/Prof. Josephine Beatson (VIC – Psychiatrist)
Ms. Janne McMahon OAM (SA – Advocate)
Dr. Christopher Wurm (SA – GP)
Mr. Julian Browne (VIC – Psychologist)
Dr. Lyn O’Grady (VIC Community Psychologist)
Who should attend:
GPs, mental health and other professionals and employees providing care and support to people with BPD as part of their employment.