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Dandenong Quest

2-6 James Street

Dandenong, VIC 3175

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Understanding BPD - A workshop for Psychologists and Mental Health Professional staff

This workshop is aimed at up-skilling psychologists and mental health professional staff eg mental health nurses to help them in working with people with BPD (Borderline Personality Discoder) and associated risk issues in primary care. Participants will also get the opportunity to discuss the challenges they encounter in delivering appropriate care for their patients.

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Dr Chris Coleiro and Dr Sarah Valentine from Cova Psychology.

Dr Chris Coleiro and Dr Sarah Valentine began their professional collaboration when working on a Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Program. Since then they have worked in both private and public services and within private practice. Chris and Sarah are very experienced and knowledgeable in working with clients presenting with personality disorders and complex trauma.

Who should register?

This training is appropriate for clinicians in the Dandenong and Frankston / Mornington Peninsula regions who are

  1. providing therapy for people with BPD and
  2. involved in other aspects of care provision for people with BPD.

Cost: Free

Date: Aug 6th 2019

Training Time: 9.30am to 4.30pm

Location: Dandenong Quest hotel 2-6 James Street Dandenong VIC 3175

Catering: A light lunch will be provided including some vegetarian options. If you have specific dietary needs, please email your request to spectrumtraining@easternhealth.org.au

Parking: Limited parking

Cancellation policy: If your circumstances change and you no longer can attend this event after you have registered please email spectrumtraining@easternhealth.org.au no later than one (1) week prior to the event to cancel.

General enquiries: Spectrum on (03) 8413 8350 or email spectrumtraining@easternhealth.org.au

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