Community Education Series: A Deeper Understanding of BPD
Learn how to understand, treat, and empathize with people diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder with a trauma-informed mindset.
1. Participants will gain a greater understanding of people Diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder
2. Participants will learn interventions for Treating Borderline Personality Disorder using a Trauma informed approach
3. Participants will learn effective ways to care for themselves as they work with people diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder
Speaker: Allison Johanson, LCSW
About the Speaker: Allison Johanson, LCSW has over a decade of experience treating people suffering from trauma. She is certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing ( EMDR) and is a Consultant in training with this modality. She is also fully trained in comprehensive Dialectical Behavioral Therapy ( DBT) from Behavioral Tech institute and worked for many years with a comprehensive DBT program. She currently has a private practice in the DTC and works with clients suffering from both identified and overt trauma as well as those struggling with ineffective behaviors. She utilized EMDR with informed DBT skills to work with people toward meeting their goals.
Time: 2PM-3PM EST
No credits will be provided.