Borderline Personality Disorder
Understanding and Supporting
$20.00 Or MEMBER PLAN (Starting at $12.99 a month/viewer)
Tricia Klassen, MSW, RSW
Tricia is a Registered Social Worker and holds a Master of Social Work and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Developmental Studies. In addition to training with CTRI, she is a compassionate therapist who specializes in suicide intervention, self-injury, anxiety, depression, and neurodevelopmental issues. She is also a co-author of our Counselling Insights book. Highlights of Tricia’s career include her role in family-centred research and training with Manitoba Family Services, several years as a social worker and therapist for St. Amant Centre, and supporting youth and families in crisis as both therapist and clinical supervisor of the Youth Crisis Stabilization System through MYS. Her therapeutic approach is client-centred and trauma-informed, drawing upon individual strength and resiliency. She has a profound belief in the resiliency of the human spirit, particularly in conditions of relational attunement, connection, and support. Tricia is skilled in finding a balance between being informative and building connections with her participants while delivering workshops. Read blogs written by Tricia 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