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"Bridging the GAP" Ideas & Strategies Early Diagnosis for BPD

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Skyland Trail: Dorothy Fuqua Center

1961 North Druid Hills Road Northeast

(Registration opens at 8:00 a.m.)

Atlanta, GA 30329

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ONE DAY CONFERENCE - SEPTEMBER 16, 2017 - ATLANTA, GA

SKYLAND TRAIL - DOROTHY C. FUQUA CENTER - 1961 NORTH DRUID HILLS RD

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration & Coffee

9:00 am - 5:00 pm - Agenda as outlined below

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

PARENTS, THERAPISTS, SCHOOL COUNSELORS, PSYCHOLOGISTS, SOCIAL WORKERS, PEDIATRICIANS -- ANY ADULT INTERACTING WITH ADOLESCENTS THAT ARE EXPERIENCING A HARD TIME REGULATING THEIR EMOTIONS.

SPEAKERS AND TOPICS:

  • Perry Hoffman, PhD - President & Co-Founder National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder: "Early Detection & Prevention of BPD - Bridging the GAP"

  • Kimberly Vay, EdD - "The Power of Validation: Making sense of your Loved One's Emotions AND Handling your Own Emotions"

  • Cynthia Ramirez, PhD - Clinical Research Study: "Involving Caregivers in DBT Skills Training for Adolescents"

  • Nina Wolverton MA, LAPC, LAMFT - "In this Together . . . The Healing Power of Multi-Family Groups"

  • Jamie Bray, LCSW - "Teaching DBT Skills in Elementary & Middle Schools"

  • Jenny Millkey - BPD Consumer in Recovery - "Linguistics of Learning to Live"

  • Marnie & Orlando Marra - "Turning Point . . . A Message of Hope for Parents"

  • THE CONFERENCE WILL ALSO FEATURE AN OPEN DISCUSSION and Q & A SESSION WITH THERAPISTS

Continental Breakfast & Lunch will be Provided

Limited Space - Register early

$85 for Professionals (Education Credits: 5.0 Core Hours LPCA GA and GSCSW approved)

$45 for Family & Friends

TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

QUESTIONS? Contact Kathy Lansberry - kathylansberry@gmail.com (NEABPD Family Connections Leader)

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Skyland Trail: Dorothy Fuqua Center

1961 North Druid Hills Road Northeast

(Registration opens at 8:00 a.m.)

Atlanta, GA 30329

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