Borderline Personality Disorder – Understanding and Supporting Webinar
Trainer: Tricia Klassen, MSW, RSW
Borderline Personality Disorder can include intense emotional and behavioural challenges for both individuals who exhibits traits and for those with whom they have relationships with. This webinar focuses on providing an increased understanding of BPD from the perspective of all those impacted, including caregivers, family members and those diagnosed. Key strategies are outlined to assist helpers to both consider their own health and well-being and to work towards supporting change in the lives of those with BPD.
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Upon 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 both to stay healthy as helpers and to support change in the lives of those with BPD.
This is an introductory-intermediate level webinar intended for social workers, teachers, parents, social service, health care and human resource professionals, and anyone interested in learning more about the topic.
Method of Delivery
Each webinar is 60 - 70 minutes in length. Pre-recorded webinars include no interactivity with the instructor. Live webinars will each contain 60 minutes of instruction from the facilitator using visual powerpoint slides and then there will be 10 minutes at the end of the webinar when participants can type in questions or comments directly to the instructor and hear feedback in realtime from the instructor.
Upon viewing entire webinar general participants will be able to receive a general certificate of participants. For those require ASWB and NBCC approved certificates you will need to take a post webinar test. A certificate will be given after successful completion of test. An evaluation form will be available to complete after submitting the posttest.
CTRI (Provider Number 1214), is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. ASWB Approval Period: Aug. 10, 2014 – Aug. 10, 2017. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval.
CTRI has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6668. Challenging Behaviors in Youth and Understanding Mental Illness workshops do not qualify. CTRI is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
While other associations and licensing bodies accept CTRI workshops for continuing education credits, questions about approval should be directed to the specific association or licensing body for which you are requesting the credits