Oct 2020 - eBulletin - Issue 39

In this issue...
COVID-19 Info & phone lines
BPD Conference WrapUp
Ambassador Presentation
BPD & Age
BPD on the Airwaves!
Accessing High Quality Care
Vale - Anne Reeve

Branch News

Get Involved
Survey - BPD, COVID & Telehealth
Survey - Diagnosis & Treatment
Survey - Carer Distress
Petition - 40 visits for BPD
Buy a BPD Bandanna
Regular Sections
Consumers / Lived Experience
Carers / Supporters

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COVID-19 Information and phone lines
a comprehensive list at the end of this eBulletin in the Helplines section.

Wrap-up BPD Awareness Week National Conference 1-7 October
'Flipping the Script: Changing the Narrative on BPD'
BPD Awareness WeekThankyou to everyone who attended online or in person at the variety of events on offer this year! The message resonated with everyone, so keep sharing online and put up the posters at work, home and in clinic waiting rooms!
We want to encourage people to change the way they think and talk about borderline personality disorder - every day!
Download Posters
Lived Experience stories  and  Art against Stigma gallery
Surviving COVID-19 videos, articles, artworks  
Conference presentations - Being uploaded progressively

BPD Awareness Week Ambassador
Prof Henry JacksonOur 2020 Ambassador, Professor Henry Jackson discusses some key messages of the 'Flipping the Script' campaign - including eradicating stigma and self-stigma for people with BPD and to implement the NHMRC BPD Guidelines. Read his article published in the Uni of Melbourne's Pursuit and View video

BPD: It Doesn't Go Away with Age
Janne McMahonJanne McMahon OAM, mental health advocate, spoke with Samara Ross from The Senior online newspaper about how BPD affects older people. "Treatment is just as effective if you're 70 or 17, but access is entirely different". She also noted that "the prognosis is excellent if people can access the right service at the right time." Read more

BPD on the Airwaves!
SA - ABC Radio Adelaide 591 - Judy Burke (Convener, Sanctuary BPD Carer Support) & Dr Maria Naso (Psychiatrist, SA Health) Skip to 1:01:30
VIC - TripleM Gippsland 94.3 & 97.9 - Dr Lukas Cheney (Psychiatrist, Spectrum)
VIC - SYN Panorama 90.7 - Mahlie Jewell (DBT Art Group peer support, NSW)
WA - Inspire Radio - Carissa Wright (Embracing BPD peer support) & Dr Pauline Cole (Psychiatrist & DBT practitioner, Marian Centre)

BPD & Accessing High Quality Care
Aaron FornarinoAaron lives with BPD, and recently shared some of the changes he’d like to see in the mental health sector with SBS Insight. These changes include an 'increase to the amount of sessions a person with BPD may receive under the Better Access to Medicare Scheme' and the 'media refraining from reinforcing negative stereotypes associated with all mental illness, not just BPD. Read more

Vale - Anne Reeve
Anne ReeveAnne Reeve was instrumental in bringing the Family Connections program to Australia. With the late Dr Perry Hoffman and Prof Andrew Chanen she established the Australian branch of the the US-based National Education Alliance for BPD (NEABPD Australia). She was a tireless advocate for educating people about the illness and created the BPD Awareness Week platform to address the stigma associated with the diagnosis. Thankyou Anne, you have made a difference to so many families around Australia. Read more

Foundation Branch News

Please send an Expression of Interest to the Foundation if you are interested in joining a State Branch Committees. Email

There was lots of fun with pets of all varieties at the Pets Assisting Wellness Session held on Sat 3rd October on Zoom. 

The SA Branch event The Lived Experience of Men with BPD was live-streamed from Flinders Uni, and will be on the Foundation's website soon. Plans are also underway for more advocacy for people accessing supports for BPD.

The Victorian Branch collaborated with MHPN to present a national online meeting on Sensory Perception for BPD Awareness Week. 

The QLD Services Directory is still being collated – if you have any information you feel should be included please email us.

Grill'dThe WA Branch enjoyed a picnic in the park for BPD Awareness Week - and also celebrated their first prize win in the Grilll'd Local Matters community grant! Congratulations!!
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Get Involved

Survey - Wellbeing of People with BPD during COVID-19 and Telehealth

ABPDF logoSpectrum logoIf you have a diagnosis of BPD (or identify with the symptoms of BPD), we invite you to share your experiences of mental health support and treatment you have received from public, private and community health services using telehealth since the restrictions came into effect. Survey

Survey - Bridging the Gap between Diagnosis and Treatment of Personality Difficulties
Sydney Uni SurveyThe University of Sydney is seeking participants for a research project exploring personality traits in relation to the skills targeted in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).  Please note that for every participant recruited through the Foundation, we will receive a $5 donation. Read more 
Survey - Understanding Distress in Caregivers of People with BPD
Uni College CorkThis international study from University College Cork in Ireland will provide insights into the caregiver experience, as well as the impact of family programs and the impact of COVID-19, on caregivers of those with BPD. See more information and Survey

Petition - 40 funded Better Access visits per year for BPD
ValidatedSoon to be presented to goverment! Currently there are just over 16,550 signatures on Help us to make the next milestone – 20,000! Encourage your family and friends and colleagues (maybe even your GP) to sign and keep the momentum going. The petition is requesting an increase in the number of funded visits for treating BPD by the MBS Better Access to Mental Health Initiative, from 10 sessions to 40 sessions, for BPD and other complex mental illnesses. Download & Print or Sign Online

BPD Bandannas
BillieHelp raise awareness of BPD with these gorgeous Bandannas
Order on Etsy
Bandannas are $15, $20 for 2, or add $10 for each additional bandanna - postage included! Send in your pics of you or your pets wearing the bandanna for us to share!

For Consumers / Lived Experience
Resources - Australia Wide

Experiencing COVID-19 and BPD
TiaTia has lived experience of BPD and was recently diagnosed with COVID-19. What helped her most to manage total 'lockdown' was establishing a routine. And charging her phone outside her room overnight helped ensure she got out of bed to turn it off the alarm! To hear more of her tips View Video (8:24m)

SANE Special Events - Topic Tuesday
SANE FtSRead transcript of Oct 6th Topic Tuesday
Flipping the Script on BPD
Co-hosted by Julian from Spectrum Personality Disorder Service.

Topic TuesdayRead transcript of Sept 29th Topic Tuesday
LGBTQIA+ & Mental Health 
November topic TBC Details soon

Online SANE Lived Experience Forum
Safe, anonymous discussion for people living with mental illness, moderated 24/7 by mental health professionals. Forums are text based - no software needed! The first post of the thread will give you an idea of the topic. Hit the 'refresh' button regularly to read the new posts.) Check out their Guides

SANE Helpline - 1800 187 263
Talk to or email a mental health professional (weekdays 10am-10pm AEST)

More crisis and helplines are listed at the end of this eBulletin

Please contact organisations directly to confirm their COVID-19 responses to meeting schedules.

Dialectical Behaviour Skills Group
BPD in ACTBPD Awareness ACT offers a variety of services including:
-  DBT Skills Training
-  Mentoring and Peer Support for people with BPD
-  DBT Information Seminars
-  BPD Awareness Raising Seminar
For information on 2020 programs please call, text or email Natalie 0415 111 894 or email or Facebook

Recovery College
ACT Recovery College logoThe ACT Recovery College is a FREE, non-judgemental place for all Canberrans over 18 to learn about mental health, recovery and wellbeing. 
Due to COVID-19 courses in Term 4, 2020 will be online via Zoom. Email or follow Facebook 
Courses include:
Goal Setting for Wellbeing (1 x 6hrs)
Understanding Trauma and Awareness (1 x 6.5hrs)
Intro to Yoga, Meditation and Mindfulness (6 weeks)

AGA Intersex Support Group
AGAA Gender + Agenda is a safe space for intersex folks to meet and chat with others. Conducts trainings, support groups and events.

Mental Illness Fellowship - NT
Mi PlaceDrop in Centre, Cool Program, training and education. (Not BPD specific) Details
Darwin (08) 8948 1051 or
Alice Springs (08) 8953 1467 or 
Tennant Creek (08) 8962 1931

TEMHCO - Top End Mental Health
Events in Palmerston and rural areas. October Calendar includes Art Therapy, Music Therapy and a Men's Grooming Workshop. Details 

MHACA Mental Health Association of Central Australia
'Pathways to Recovery' providing support with living skills. Drop in Centre open Tues-Thurs. 'Partners in Recovery' offers care coordination for people with complex needs. Not BPD specific. Details

MI-DBT (Perinatal program)
This group therapy program is for women living with BPD during the child's first years. Adapted from DBT, it supports parenting skills early in the infant’s development. Supported by PHN in collaboration with Helen Mayo House and Dept Education and Child Services. Details
Phone - 1300 898 213 or Fax Referral 1300 580 249

Embracing BPD
Embracing BPD is a group for people with BPD facilitated by qualified Peer Support workers for sharing experiences and health coping mechanisms. Email and Facebook
Meetings held 1st Wed of each month
Northbridge, Perth - Nov 4 (6:00-7:15pm AWST)

WA Peer Supporters’ Network
Free education and group supervision to build skills, sustain and thrive in your peer support role. Calendar
Ph (08) 9258 8911 or email
Leederville - Oct 15 Global Peer Supporters' Celebration Day
Cloverdale - Oct 27 Aspire Peer Support Worker Focus Group 

For Carers / Supporters
Resources - Australia Wide

What is Family Connections? Top 5 Skills
Jennie Fitzhardinge
NEA-BPD Australia presented this webinar on October 5th as part of BPD Awareness Week. Family Connections leaders from WA and SA presented an overview of the program for people who are interested in attending a course. The leaders also shared their top 5 skills, and how they can help you and your family. Topics covered understanding the feelings and behaviours of the person you care for, mindfulness, validation, radical acceptance and observing your limits as a carer. View video 

SANE Special Events - Topic Tuesday
Topic TuesdayRegister for Oct 13th Topic Tuesday - 7:00-8:00pm AEDT
Our Rights as Mental Health Carers - with Mental Health Carers NSW. We will break down some of the jargon, and share strategies on some of the resources available to us as Carer's working alongside our Carer's rights. Details
Read transcript of Sept 22nd Topic Tuesday:
Work-life Balance as a Carer
Read transcript of Aug 26th Topic Tuesday:
Setting Boundaries as a Carer - with ARAFMI.
Carers Forum
SANE Forums are a safe, anonymous discussion for people living with mental illness, moderated 24/7 by mental health professionals. Forums are text based - no software needed! Hit the 'refresh' button regularly to read the new posts. See their Guides

Carer Supports
SANE Helpline - 1800 187 263
Talk to a mental health professional (weekdays 10am-10pm AEST) or Email

More crisis and helplines are listed at the end of this eBulletin. 

Please contact organisations directly to confirm their COVID-19 responses to meeting schedules.

Family Connections
FC KnotFree 12-week program providing education, skills training and support for people supporting a person who experiences the symptoms of BPD. Register for next group in your area

Register firs, and if you would like to attend one of the groups in the Scheduled Programs please also email to indicate your interest.
Groups delivered face-to-face with social distancing, or via Zoom.
NSW - Surry Hills - Oct 7 Register
SA - Edinburgh North - Oct 14 Register
New Zealand

Mental Health First Aid Courses
MHFA logoNot BPD specific, but can assist with confidence in responding to non-suicidal self-harm, psychosis and suicidal ideation. Designed for specific groups such as youth, older person, aboriginal and for teens assisting their peers. Register

Relationship Trauma Support Group
Relationship TraumaThe Mental Health Foundation Australia provides a free support group for adults, family or friends. Usually held face-to-face in Melbourne, now online until further notice. Read more
Meetings 3rd Thursday of each month 7:00-9:00pm AEST
Online - Oct 15 - Register

BPD Loved Ones Support Group
A carer support group for anyone who loves and/or cares for a family member or friend who has been diagnosed with BPD or who has traits of BPD. Contact Natalie by email or 0415 111 894.
Meetings held on the 1st Monday of each month at Carers ACT Flyer

Holt, Canberra - Nov 2 - Confirm first email or phone 0415 111 894

My Sanctuary Support Group
For carers of people who live with BPD. Contact ARAFMI by email or ph (02) 4283 3993 or 4283 3499. Venue: 17 Princes Hwy, Fairy Meadow, NSW.
Meetings held 1st Tuesday of each month at 5:30pm
Fairy Meadows - postponed

NT Carers
Not BPD specific, but carer activities include counselling, music therapy, and peer support groups weekly in Darwin, Alice Springs and Katherine. Details

Mental Illness Fellowship
Provides mental health services in Darwin, not BPD specific. Details and Flyer
Sanctuary BPD Carer Support Group
Sanctuary logoContact us by email website facebook
Meet 2nd Tuesday of each month at 5:00pm
Glenside Health Services, Admin & Learning Bldg 
Karrayarta Drive, Glenside, SA

Online via ZOOM - Oct 13 see facebook for details

Lived-Experience Telephone Support Service (LETTS)
After-hours service supports people with mental health issues as well as their carers, family and friends. From 5:00pm-11:30pm every night. 1800 031 755


Mental Health Families & Friends Tasmania
MHF&F TASOnline Safe Space (Video Chats on Zoom)
Carer support, not BPD specific.
Meet online fortnightly on Wed at 6:30pm

Online via Zoom - Oct 21 Advocacy for Ourselves and Others  Register

Hobart Clinic Support Group
Carer Support, not BPD specific. Phone (03) 6247 9960 or email 
Meet 1st Wed of the month Details
Supporting a person with anxiety and managing your own - Nov 4 Register


BPD Family and Carer Support Group
Meet 1st Wednesday of each month from 7pm–9pm Free. Contact MIND Carer Helpline 1300 554 660 for venue details. Via ZOOM

Outer East BPD Carer Support Group
Meet 3rd Monday of the month 1:00pm-3:00pm
Coonara Community House. Contact EACH (03) 8720 2500

BPD Community Family & Friend's Group
Meet 3rd Tuesday of the month 6:30pm. Free.
South Melbourne. Details

eGROW Carer Support
Not BPD specific. Now available online. This group is for carers of people with a mental illness and can help with support and connection to other services if needed. Details

Mental Illness Fellowship of WA (MIFWA)
Family members can feel concern, guilt and fear. We can talk with you about your situation, offer information and support. MIFWA aim to provide mutual peer support, promote resilience and coping skills, and increase understanding. For more information contact MIFWA on 9237 8900 or see online Details

Online Parent Support Group (MIFWA)
This support group is for those parents/carer supporting young people (not BPD specific). Phone Caroline at MIFWA on 9237-8900 or see Flyer
Online - 1st Thursday of each month  (Zoom)

Helping Minds
Caring for a family member or friend with a mental illness can be confusing, frightening, exhausting and isolating. No matter how well-meaning, sometimes your friends and family may not know how to support you. However, you do not have to go through it alone. Read more

For Clinicians

Resources - Australia Wide
Webinar -  Latest Developments in the Treatment of BPD
Latest Developments in BPDListen to A/Prof Sathya Rao in this online forum to learn from an expert in the field of treating people with borderline personality disorder (BPD). He gives a brief update on the latest development on the treatment of people with BPD and responded to questions asked by the participants. View video

Giving a Diagnosis of PD: Guide for Mental health Professionals
PA factsheetThis fact sheet from Project Air Strategy describes how providing a diagnosis compassionately can be a positive and helpful experience for people with lived experience. It is important to provide a clear explanation of the disorder, explain positive ways to move forward, mention various treatment options, and inform that recovery is possible. Read more

BPD Training Strategy
Stage 1 - Webinars
Six webinars available online. View webinars
Stage 2 - eLearning Modules
‘Effective Psychological Treatment for BPD’ is a series of 5 free online modules for mental health workers and service providers. Completed sequentially, each module takes approx 60 mins. Certificate issued. Complete Modules

Stage 3 - Core Competency Workshops
Core Competency coverDue to the current situation with COVID-19, the roll out for these 2-day workshops is planned for March 2021. If you have already registered an Expression of Interest (EOI) we will contact you when details are finalised. NB: This is an EOI only
- numbers are strictly limited. You will receive an email to confirm your registration. 
Notify me about 2021 workshops

Conferences & Forums

14th International Conference for the Treatment of Personality Disorders - Online - Nov 2020
Early Intervention
PA Conference logoProf. Carla Sharpe (USA) and Prof. Andrew Chanen (Vic) will be keynote speakers for the 2020 online conference focusing on Early Intervention. Scientific Conference (Friday) and Consumer, Family and Carer Day (Thursday)  Conference Flyer
Abstract submissions by 15th September
NSW - Wollongong & Online - Nov 5, 6, 7 Register

Mental Health across the Lifespan - Melbourne - Nov 2020
Towards an integrated, accessible and trusted mental health system.
MHAL logoWith multiple Royal Commissions and Inquiries currently underway, there has never been a better time to work together towards an integrated, accessible and trusted mental health system for all, where leaders & innovators across the mental health & related sectors can come to consider the issues. Details
VIC - Melbourne - Rescheduled to 24-25th November 2020

TheMHS Perth Conference - Perth - Feb 2021
Balancing the System
TheMHS Perth ConferenceIn addition to keynote presenters from Wales, USA and Germany, we will hear lived experience presenters from WA speaking about BPD. Registrations are on hold until confirmation from the Commonwealth Govt. Subscribe to newsletters for updates. Details
AUSTRALIA - Perth - 9-12th Feb 2021

ISST - Schema Therapy Conference - Denmark - June 2021
Inspire 2020 - Reinventing the Therapeutic Relationship

Inspire 2020 logoThe in-person 2020 biennial conference has been rescheduled to June 2021, and current participants have been automatically enrolled in original selections. Details
DENMARK - Copenhagen - 24-25th June 2021

Save The Date! 
ISSPD - 17th World Congress - Norway - Oct 2021
Kaleidoscope Perspectives 

ISSPD Conference 2021The International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders have announced the dates for their next Congress. Pre-congress workshop on Oct 12. Further details will be announced as they become available. Details
NORWAY - Oslo - 13-15th Oct 2021

ESSPD - 6th International Congress on BPD and Allied Disorders 2020 - Belgium - Sept 2022

Change for a better future: Perspectives beyond symptom
ESSPD logoThe European Society for the Study of Personality Disorders (ESSPD) have rescheduled their Congress, and have listed the abstract topics for submission guidance. Details
BELGIUM - Antwerp - Rescheduled to September 2022


Please contact organisations directly to confirm their COVID-19 responses to training schedules.

AADANT Assoc of Alcohol & Other Drug Agencies NT 

Trauma Informed Care
Nhulunbuy - Oct 28 Register

Bouverie Centre
My Early Relational Trauma Informed Learning (MERTIL)
In this Australian-first program you will learn the identification of and response to early trauma in the parent-child relationship, stemming from parent mental illness, grief, family violence, substance abuse, and related experiences.
Details and Register
Online  - Self-Paced learning
Families & Trauma Work
Online - Oct 29 Details
Families & Trauma Work: Individual and Systemic Practice
Online - Nov 6 & 13 Details

Blue Knot
All face-to-face courses have been postponed till further notice.
Blue Knot WebinarsCreating Safety & Connection
Online - Oct 22 Register
Online - Nov 26 Register
Building Trauma Awareness 
Online - Oct 29  Register
Online - Nov 5 Register
Wellbeing & Emotional Awareness
Online - Nov 17 Register

Facilitator Training
Discovering Relationships Using Music, Beliefs, Emotions, Attitudes and Thoughts
DRUMBEAT is an evidence-based social and emotional learning program, incorporating hand-drumming and proven to build resilience and show measurable changes in social behaviour. Three day training.
WA - Mt Lawley - Nov 17, 18, 19 Register

LGBTI Professional Development, Education & Training
The National LGBTI Health Alliance have created a database of training opportunities available across Australia. They also have created a checklist for an Inclusivity Audit Tool to assist organisations to be LGBTI friendly. Download

MBT Australia
Anthony BatemanProfessor Anthony Bateman was planned to be delivering accredited  Mentalization Based Treatment (MBT) trainings in Australia in 2020. Check here for  details of future trainings as they become available.


Mental Health First Aid Australia
Non-Suicidal Self-Injury
Four hour face-to-face course for anyone over 18 years. Flyer and Register
Contact for further details
MHFA also have courses for responding to someone who feels suicidal. Detalis

Mental Health Professionals Networks

Enhance your understanding of BPD by joining a BPD-focused network in your area. Networks meet face-to-face and offer you the opportunity to build practitioner relationships, improve referral pathways, benefit from peer support and professional development opportunities.

Podcast Series - Trauma and Resilience

To join a network and receive their next meeting invitation, please visit:
Brisbane North  
Ipswich/West Moreton
Northern Territory
Contact Ashleigh at to start or join a BPD network in your area.

Mental Health Victoria
Behaviours of Concern
Develop strategies and build skills to effectively respond to behaviours of concern. Semester 2 calendar - all courses online
Online - Oct 28 & 29 9:30am-1:00pm AEDT Register

NSW Health - Illawarra Shoalhaven 
Staying Connected When Emotions Run High - For Professionals and Carers
Workshops have been postponed, but registrations remain open. They will endeavour to deliver workshops when isolation has lifted. Details

Orygen – National Centre of Excellence in Youth Mental Health
National training program. Details

Cognitive behavioural therapy interventions for psychosis
Online - Oct 19 & 26 Register
Getting in early: working with ultra high risk
Online - Nov 9 Register
Rethinking first episode psychosis and BPD
Online - Nov 19 Register

Orygen - Youth Health
Local Community Professionals training program. Details
(North western and western metropolitan Melbourne)

Project Air Strategy
We are not currently taking registrations for face to face training. Please see our Online Training.
Effective Psychological Treatment for BPD 
Online - Modules
Adolescent Intervention - Guide for clinicians
Online - Modules

Safe In Oz
Introduction to Working with Individuals who have Self-destructive Behaviours Register
QLD - Charleville - Oct 26 & 27 Register
QLD - Inala - Oct 29 & 30 Register
QLD - Varsity Lakes - Nov 2 & 3 Register
QLD - Murgon - Nov 9 & 10 Register

Schema Therapy Society
Schema Therapy is an evidence-based therapy for BPD. The Schema Therapy Society provides links to Schema Therapy training providers around Australia. Details
Schema Therapy 1 - Basic Schema Model online
Online - Oct 12 Register
Schema Therapy 2 - Schema Mode Model
Online - Nov 9 Register

Many workshops postponed please check website for details or Eventbrite
Foundation Training for Working with People with BPD (1 day)
VIC - Richmond - Dec 1 - Register

WAAMH Western Australian Association for Mental Health
Trauma Informed Practice
WA - Perth - Oct 29 & 30  Register Online
De-escalation Skills
WA - Perth - Nov 11 Register Face to Face
Sexual and Gender Identity and mental Health
WA - Perth - Nov 16 Register Face to Face


Please use this as a place to inform our community of any job vacancies or offers of mentoring. A fee may apply. Contact us by email

Helplines - 24 hour

COVID-19 Supports
National Caronavirus Helpline - 1800 020 080 
State information 
Telehealth - Bulk Billed appointments by phone/video until 30 Sept 2020
Beyond Blue
Are You OK?
Head to Health 

COVID-19 Resources
Translated printed resources and video/audio
Aboriginal languages 
Easy Read English 
Young people and their parents
Older Australians
Health Care workers - free Infection Control Training

Helplines - 24 Hour
Emergency Services 000
Suicide Call Back Service 1300 659 467
Suicide Line Victoria 1300 651 251
Lifeline 13 11 14 or Chat
Kid's Helpline (5-25yrs) 1800 55 1800 or
Beyond Blue 1300 22 4636  or Chat
MensLine Australia 1300 789978
Direct Line 1800 888 236 Immediate counselling & support,
Poison Information Centre
13 11 26
National Alcohol and Other Drug Hotline 1800 250 015
Counselling Online (AOD)
Ice Help Line 1800 423 238
Family Drug Support Helpline 1300 368 186 or

Helplines - Limited Hours
SANE Helpline - 1800 187 263
Mon - Fri 10am-10pm AEST.
Chatline Mon-Fri 10am-10pm AEST/AEDT Details

Blue Knot Helpline - 1300 657 380
Mon-Sun 9am-5pm AEST/ADST

QLife - 1800 184 527
Mon-Sun 3pm-12am AEDT Webchat

Eating Disorders Helpline - 1800 33 4673 (1800 ED HOPE)
Mon-Fri 8am-9pm AEST (except public holidays).
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