Open Your Mind Before You Open Your Mouth – Adult Version
A series of videos demonstrating how Dialectical Behavioral Therapy helps patients and their families; This series was developed jointly by NEABPD (Dr. Alan Fruzzetti) and the National Office for Suicide Prevention in Ireland (HSE), who very generously funded much of its production. Uses actor simulations;
Open Your Mind Before You Open Your Mouth – Youth and Carer Version
This comprehensive video series was created to help individuals, families, and loved ones who live with Borderline Personality Disorder. Using the personal stories of four families and insights from leading BPD experts, the disorder is explained in ways that are clear and easy to understand. The series was produced by Dawkins Productions under grant from the National Institute of Mental Health in collaboration with NEABPD. These videos are available for online streaming or in professional DVD format at bpdvideos.com.
Marsha Linehan, the developer of Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, considers this series to be “Absolutely wonderful… an excellent resource for families.”