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  • Suicide & BPD
    Suicide & BPD

    Amanda Gutierrez, Psy.D will be our guest speaker. Dr. Gutierrez is president of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and is ideally equipped to address one of the most frightening but least talked about subjects which impact those dealing with BPD. Suicide continues to be part of the diagnosis for …

Food for Thought

  • Cause of Death - Denial
    Cause of Death – Denial

    …Behaviors associated with BPD are annoying, disruptive, inconvenient and even infuriating. Unfortunately, ignoring the disease will only amplify the symptoms and create greater collateral damage amongst all with whom the afflicted comes in contact. Sadly, if left untreated, the symptoms may become dangerous and can realistically result in murder in addition to suicide!…

Helpful Hints

  • A Word of Encouragement
    A Word of Encouragement

    “…Dr. Fruzetti began by validating the family experience. We learned individual and family distress typically includes significant levels of numerous dysregulated emotions; anger, hurt feelings, sadness, embarrassment, worry and can include individual chaotic behaviors. Dr. Fruzetti described non-blaming ways to understand how distressed individuals…”


  • Brown "Very Impressed with Bpd global"
    Brown “Very Impressed with Bpd global”

    …… I have collaborated with the founder of Bpd global for many years and have directly observed their workshops. I am very impressed with their ability to balance compassion with practical advice. The family members of many patients at my clinic have found Bpd global to be an extremely useful source of education and support……


  • Living with Borderline Personality Disorder
    Living with Borderline Personality Disorder

    Special Event

    While research has shown that Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is not exclusively a woman’s condition, many people continue to believe that men do not suffer from this illness. A danger in that false belief may keep a male from a correct diagnosis & most importantly, appropriate treatment. Our guest on Saturday, January 31…….


  • Larissa Nicole Freund - Memorial
    Larissa Nicole Freund – Memorial

    “…Anyone who knew Larissa knew that she LOVED her birthday. She wouldn’t let anyone forget as she anxiously awaited its arrival each year. A day to celebrate HER was the best day ever!! Every year on that special day she’d watch the clock with anticipation. At 1:51 PM she would say to whoever happened to be near, “Ask me how old I am!” …”