The following new articles have just been published in Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation
A whole of school intervention for personality disorder and self-harm in youth: a pilot study of changes in teachers’ attitudes, knowledge and skills
Michelle L. Townsend, Annaleise S. Gray, Tanya M. Lancaster and Brin F. S. Grenyer
Borderline Personality Disorder and Emotion Dysregulation 2018, 5:17 | Published on: 2 October 2018
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“Suicide Prevention.—The Committee recognizes the rising rate of suicide and notes that family and friends are often in the best position to recognize the warning signs of suicide and to help an atrisk individual get treatment. The Committee urges SAMHSA to develop and disseminate programs to provide specialized training and resources on identifying and responding to people at risk of suicide for families and friends of at-risk individuals.”
See attached letter signed by 23 Members of Congress in support.
Final Suicide Prevention Task Force Approps Letter
FAMILY SUPPORT: Child and adolescent psychiatrist, Dr Susan Blinkhorn wants to help reduce the stigma that exists around Borderline Personality Disorder by educating families and sufferers.
… Chairmen Representatives John Katko and Don Beyer, under the auspices of the Mental Health Caucus Co chaired by Congresswoman Grace Napolitano and Rep. Katko.