BPD Core Competency Training

 The National BPD Training & Professional Development Strategy aims to upskill & engage clinicians working with people with borderline personality disorder (BPD) & their families. The aim of the Strategy is to improve the capacity of all clinicians to recognise, respond to & treat people with BPD. Amy Seear is a registered trainer of the Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Core Competency workshop and can now offer training to organisations in Geraldton and the Midwest region. 

Who is this workshop for?

This workshop is for mental health workers, allied health workers, psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists, nurses, school staff, NDIS workers, medical practitioners & anyone who works with people with BPD in the public, private & community sectors.

The aim of the workshop is to upskill participants to work effectively with people with BPD.

This workshop offers a learning opportunity in the following areas:

1. Understanding BPD (including symptoms, prevalence, causes and evidence-based treatments)

2. Co-existing disorders in BPD

3. Treatment principles

4. Treatment structure

5. The therapeutic relationship

6. Skills development focus

7. Partnering with families, partners and carers

8. Working with suicidal and non-suicidal self-injury behaviours

9. Clinician self – awareness

10. Focus on recovery.


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