Borderline Personality Disorder:
Current Knowledge and Future Directions Professional and Family Perspectives
Saturday, June 3, 2006
UCLA, Semel Institute
Friends of the Semel Institute
Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA
National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder in association with NARSA.
|Robin Kissell, M.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Transference-Focused Psychotherapy: Aiming for Deep Personality Change
|Frank E. Yeomans, M.D., Ph.D.
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Director of Training, Personality Disorders Institute
Assessing Suicide Risk in Borderline and Related Personality Disorders
|Paul S. Links, M.D., FRCPC
Arthur Sommer Rotenberg Chair in Suicide Studies
St. Michael’s Hospital
Professor of Psychiatry
University of Toronto
Mentalization-Based Treatment: Understanding the Mind of the Borderline Patient
|Anthony W. Bateman, M.D., FRCPsych.
Consultant Psychiatrist and Psychotherapist
Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health
Benefits and Limitations of Psychopharmacologic Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder
|Kenneth R. Silk, M.D.
Professor of Psychiatry
Director, Personality Disorders Program
University of Michigan Health System
Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Emotion Regulation and Borderline Personality Disorder
|Katherine Anne Comtois, Ph.D.
Senior Trainer, Dialectical Behavior Therapy
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Washington School of Medicine
|Psychotherapy for Borderline Personality Disorder: A Discussion of Perspectives||Moderator:
Robin Kissell, M.D.
Anthony W. Bateman, M.D., FRCPsych
Katherine Anne Comtois, Ph.D.
Frank E. Yeomans, M.D., Ph.D.
Understanding and Working with the Family of the Borderline Patient
|Perry D. Hoffman, Ph.D.
President, National Education Alliance for
Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD)
Director, Dialectical Behavior Therapy
The Mount Sinai School of MedicineDixianne Penney, Dr.P.H.
Executive Vice President
National Education Alliance for
Borderline Personality Disorder
|Managing Self-Injury and Suicidal Behavior in Borderline Personality Disorder||Barbara Stanley, Ph.D.
Research Scientist, Department of Neuroscience
New York State Psychiatric Institute
Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons