FAMILY CONNECTION LEADERS TRAINING IN AUSTRALIA Book Now for May 2 &3, 2015

2015 LEADER TRAINING WITH DR. ROY KRAWITZ, FRANZCP

NEA.BPDAust is excited to announce that it will commence Family Connections Leaders training in Australia early in 2015.

The FC Leaders training weekend for mental health professionals and family members of people with borderline personality disorder (BPD) will be offered at nominal cost.

The training is for people interested in learning the skills to become volunteer leaders of the 12 week, manualised, Family Connections program, and will be under the direction of Dr. Roy Krawitz, FRANZCP.

 

Further information can be obtained by emailing bpdaust@gmail.com

 

Early registration is recommended.

 

 

FAMILY CONNECTIONS

Education Skills Resources Support

 

Course Content

Education on BPD

Latest research on BPD

Skills training based on Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Application and practice of skills

Development of a support network

 

Topics addressed

Family Perspectives and Experiences

Relationship Mindfulness Skills

Family Environment Skills

Effective Communication Skills

Validation Skills

Problem Management Skills

 

What participants say

• I don't feel so alone any more.

• I know better what to do in a crisis.

•We feel we are making progress as a    family

•The sharing and problem solving really helps me deal with the grief

• It's good to finally have found a support network.

 

What Is Borderline Personality Disorder?

Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness characterized by pervasive instability in moods, interpersonal relationships, self-image and behavior.