Global Alliance for Prevention and Early Intervention for Borderline Personality Disorder (GAP) Houston Conference for Borderline Personality Disorders in Adolescents

The University of Houston ADAPT Center, National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD), and the Menninger Clinic are pleased to offer the first focused conference to disseminate cutting-edge research and clinical expertise in the early identification, prevention and treatment of Borderline Personality Disorders in youth. This Houston conference is open for doctoral level clinicians and researchers, allied mental health professionals, students, residents and family members.

Faculty include internationally renowned clinicians and scientists including Peter Fonagy, Ph.D., Andrew Chanen, M.D., Carla Sharp, Ph.D., Stephanie Stepp, Ph.D., John Oldham, M.D., Perry Hoffman, Ph.D., Karyn Hall, Ph.D., Efrain Bleiberg, M.D., Laurel Williams, M.D., Marie-Paule Devaldivia, MBA, LCSW, Chris Grimes, LCSW as well as a family member

Location: University of Houston Alumni Center, 3100 Cullen Blvd, Athletics/Alumni Center, Room 201, Houston, TX 77004

Questions may be directed to  Julia Najm (                                                                                               


Costs for doctoral level clinicians: $350

Costs for allied professionals: $250

Residents/students: Free

Fees include lunch and refreshments