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Recovery is Possible: Understanding BPD
September 12, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pmFree
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Join us to learn more about Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) and the difficulties in managing emotions for those who have the disorder or other issues related to coping with emotions. Dr. Hall will discuss the ways in which you can best communicate and help your loved ones, and understand their experiences. Learn communication and coping strategies that can help with the emotional intensity that often has loved ones walking on eggshells. Jaime will share her personal story of struggles and success with BPD.
1.5 CEUs offered for LPC, LMFT, LCSW, and Clinical Psychologist.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL ATTENDEES PRIOR TO THE EVENT. Check in will begin 15 minutes prior to the program beginning. Due to video filming, late attendees will be asked to view the presentation in the Green Room.
ABOUT THE SPEAKERS
Dr. Hall has been in private practice for over twenty years and is the founder and Director of The DBT Center in Houston, Texas. The Center offers both standard and intensive DBT treatment. She focuses on working with treatment resistant depression,chronic anxiety, trauma, suicidality, self-injury, eating disorders and borderline personality disorder. An expert in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Dr. Hall is a licensed psychologist and a certified coach. She has served as a speaker/trainer for both private and public schools on a national level and has served as a consultant for implementation of DBT in residential treatment and mental health centers. She is a DBT trainer with Treatment Implementation Collaborative and has presented workshops on a local and national level. She blogs for Psychology Today and PsychCentral. She is co-author of The Power of Validation and author of SAVVY, Mindfulness Exercises, and The Emotionally Sensitive Person. She’s on the board of directors for NEA BPD and the founder of Healing Hearts of Families annual conference.