Borderline Personality Disorder
Understanding and Supporting
$20.00 Or MEMBER PLAN (Starting at $12.99 a month/viewer)
Sheri Coburn, MSW, RSW
Sheri is a Registered Social Worker who holds a Master of Social Work degree and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminology. She has a diverse professional background with experiences as a correctional officer, addictions counsellor and developer and coordinator of a domestic violence outreach program. Sheri is a contributing author of our Counselling Insights and Counselling in Relationships books. In addition to her work with CTRI, Sheri is also a counsellor in a private practice setting. She currently provides individual and family counselling in the areas of mental health, addiction, recovering after relationship breakdown, and trauma. Sheri believes humor, self-acceptance, and social connection is the best framework for successful healing and meaningful learning. Sheri works to reflect this in her facilitation style and is a knowledgeable, passionate, and engaging presenter. Read blogs written by Sheri here.
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) is a clinical diagnosis that is often misunderstood. The experience associated with BPD involves intense emotional and behavioural challenges for both the individual and their relationships with the people around them. This webinar’s purpose is to increase the understanding of BPD from the perspective of all those impacted, including caregivers, family members, and those diagnosed. Viewers will be better equipped in their role of supporting meaningful and manageable change in the lives of those impacted by BPD.
Learning ObjectivesUpon completion of this webinar participants should be able to
- List a variety of traits or symptoms displayed by individuals with BPD
- Describe some common experiences of individuals who support those with BPD traits
- Identify key strategies to stay healthy as helpers
- Identify strategies to support change in the lives of those with BPD