Beyond the Borderline Label
Most therapists understand that the extreme behaviors of people with a borderline personality disorder diagnosis are often strategies for survival, self-management, and attachment.
But their intense abandonment fears, inappropriate anger, and extreme reactions to loved ones can still set even experienced therapists on edge.
This recording will dismantle the bias against BPD clients and clear a path for a transformative therapeutic relationship with them by exploring the clinical choices that can truly make a difference.
Anita Mandley, MS, LCPC, is an integrative psychotherapist practicing at The Center for Contextual Change. She’s the creator of the Integrative Trauma Recovery Group (ITR), a group therapy process designed specifically for adults with developmental and complex PTSD.
Financial: Anita Mandley, MS, LCPC, is a psychotherapist, supervisor, consultant and trainer with The Center for Contextual Change. She is an adjunct professor at National Louis University and receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. Anita has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Anita Mandley, MS, LCPC, has no relevant non-financial relationships.