Family Resources

Websites

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies – Fact sheets for patients and families
http://www.abct.org/Information/?m=mInformation&fa=FactSheets

Family Connections
http://www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com/family-connections/

 Hope for BPD

Treatment navigation and support for BPD and self-injury by Amanda Smith
941.704.4328
www.hopeforbpd.com
Amanda@hopeforbpd.com

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

Helpline: 1.800.950.6264
www.nami.org

National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD)

Conferences, publications, videos, courses, ©Family Connections,
914.835.9011
www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com
info@neabpd.org

National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH)

301.443.4513
1.866.615.6464
Fax: 301.443.4279
www.nimh.nih.gov
nimhinfo@nih.gov
BPD page: http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/publications/borderline-personality-disorder/index.shtml
nimhinfo@nih.gov

Report to Congress on Borderline Personality Disorder
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
May, 2011http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA11-4644/SMA11-4644.pdf

Books

Aguirre, Blaise A. Borderline Personality Disorder in Adolescents: What to Do When Your Teen Has BPD. Beverly, MA: Fair Winds, 2014.

Friedel, Robert O., MD. Borderline Personality Disorder Demystified: An Essential Guide for Understanding and Living with BPD. New York: Marlowe, 2004.

Fruzzetti, Alan E., Ph.D. The High-conflict Couple: A Dialectical Behavior Therapy Guide to Finding Peace, Intimacy & Validation. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2006.

Fruzzetti, Alan. The Family Guide to Borderline Personality Disorder.; Finding Peace in Your Family Using Dialectical Behavior Therapy. New Harbinger Publications, 2015.

Goleman, Daniel. Emotional Intelligence. New York: Bantam, 1995.

Green, Tami. Helping Someone You Love Recover from Borderline Personality Disorder (finally and Completely). Houston, TX: T. Green, 2008.

Hall, Karyn D., Ph.D., Melissa H. Cook, LPC, and Shari Y. Manning, Ph.D. The Power of Validation: Arming Your Child against Bullying, Peer Pressure, Addiction, Self-harm & Out-of-control Emotions. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2012.

Harvey, Pat, ACSW LCSW-C, and Jeanine A. Penzo, LICSW. Parenting a Child Who Has Intense Emotions: Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills to Help Your Child Regulate Emotional Outbursts & Aggressive Behaviors. Oakland, CA: New Harbinger Publications, 2009.

Komrad, Mark S., MD. You Need Help! – A Step-by-step Plan to Convince a Loved One to Get Counseling. Center City, MN: Hazelden, 2012

Lawson, Christine Ann, PhD. Understanding the Borderline Mother – Helping Her Children Transcend the Intense, Unpredictable and Volatile Relationship. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2000.

Lundberg, Gary B., and Joy Saunders. LundbergI Don't Have to Make Everything All Better: Six Practical Principles to Empower Others to Solve Their Own Problems While Enriching Your Relationships. New York, NY: Penguin, 2000.

Manning, Shari Y., Ph.D. Loving Someone with Borderline Personality Disorder: How to Keep Out-of-control Emotions from Destroying Your Relationship. New York: Guilford, 2011.

National Alliance on Mental Health. Borderline Personality Disorder Fact Sheet. Arlington, VA: National Alliance on Mental Health, 2012. NAMI. National Alliance on Mental Health, Nov. 2012. Web. 13 Aug. 2014. <http://www.nami.org/factsheets/bpd_factsheet.pdf>.

Tusiani, Bea. Remnants of a Life on Paper:  A Mother and Daughter's Struggle with Borderline Personality Disorder. New York: Baroque Press, 2013.

Williams, Mark. The Mindful Way Through Depression. Chapter Two.
The Guilford Press. New York, New York, 2007.

Videos

Andrew Solomon: Love, No Matter What. Perf. Andrew Solomon. TED. TED Conferences, LLC, Apr. 2013.
http://www.ted.com/talks/andrew_solomon_love_no_matter_what

DBT Peer Connections – Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Training Video Series. Rachel Gill. Youtube. 2014
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4FyoaiD2KCHUFm7NEt8iaQ

If Only We Had Known: A Family Guide to Borderline Personality Disorder (5 DVD set) Dawkins Productions. 2014.
http://www.bpdvideo.com

It's Not About the Nail. Posted by Jason Headley. YouTube. 22 May 2013.             <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-4EDhdAHrOg>.

May BPD Awareness Video Series. NEABPD. Alan Fruzzetti. http://www.borderlinepersonalitydisorder.com/bpd-awareness-month/may-bpd-awareness-video-series/#week%202

Why Empathy Is More Powerful Than Sympathy. By Cate Matthews. Perf. Brene Brown. HuffPost Heathy Living. Huffington Post, 12 Dec. 2013. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/12/12/why-empathy-is-more-powerful-than-sympathy_n_4433231.html?utm_hp_ref=mostpopular

Apps

“Safety Plan” – App with green cross; free; has GPS; National Suicide Prevention Hotline

“DBT Diary Card” – Available on iTunes

“DBT Skills Coach” – Available on iTunes

“Headspace” – Mindfulness; available on Androids

“DBT Self Help” – Available on Androids

“DBT 911” – Available on Androids