Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Drop-In Support Group
Meeting Date & Time
Sunday, June 7, 2020
12:00 PM ET
WHAT THIS MEETING IS ABOUT
Emotions Matter Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Peers in Action is a new BPD Peer to Peer Support group.
This free online BPD Peer support group will address specific topics common questions or issues raised by those impacted by BPD: "What is BPD and how does it impact you? How can I find a BPD therapist? When should I ask for helping when managing my symptoms? How does BPD impact relationships? What are resources available for support? Can I have a meaningful and gratifying life with BPD?"
Session topics will cover peer principles for moving forward with BPD: trust, advocacy, community and purpose.
Group benefits include meeting others living and managing with BPD, sharing lived experiences in a judgement free, safe environment, discussing problems and soluations together, and learning principles which have helped others move forward.
Each meeting will be faciliated by peer faciliators with lived experience of BPD in some stage of recovery, who will share their stories and resources.
Please note our peer facilitators are volunteers, and not health care professionals. This group does not take the place of professional medical advice or therapy regarding the diagnosis or treatment of borderline personality disorder. Any participant who demonstrates the need for a higher level of health care, will be referred to call 911, go to their local emergency room, or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
Emotions Matter is a 501c3 non-profit organization founded in 2015 to connect and empower those impacted by borderline personality disorder through education, support and advocacy. For more information about our peer support programs, or Emotions Matter, contact email@example.com. www.emotionsmatterbpd.org.