12th Annual Yale NEA-BPD Conference: Assessing and Treating Suicidality

This year’s 12th annual conference will address advances in assessment and treatment of individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder who are struggling with suicidality, as well as resources for providers working with suicidal individuals. The conference will address psychotherapy for individuals and families, as well as consumer and family member perspectives.

Our conference is aimed at mental health professionals, training clinicians and researchers, as well as consumers and their family members. Presentations are designed to make cutting edge research and practice accessible to both professionals and lay audience members, and ample time is provided for questions from the audience throughout the conference day.

Continuing Education Credits

This program has been submitted to the National Association of Social Workers - Connecticut for 6 Continuing Education Contact Hours.

Psychologists

A certificate of attendance for this program satisfies 6 hours of Continuing Education for Connecticut psychologists (see http://connpsych.org/cpa-legislative-agenda-2 for new CT Psychologist CE requirements).

Course Objectives

This conference will provide a forum for professionals, family members, and consumers to better understand the assessment and treatment of suicidality from various perspectives.

Conference Program

Presentations are designed to make cutting edge research and practice accessible to both professionals and lay audience members. Ample time is provided for questions from the audience throughout the conference day.

Faculty Speakers

Details on the faculty who will be participating in this year's conference.

Providers & Sponsors

Conference organizers wish to thank this year's providers and sponsors.

Conference Directors, Coordinators, and Staff

Conference Directors are Emily Ansell, PhD; Seth R. Axelrod, PhD; and Perry D. Hoffman, PhD. Please follow this link for more information about this year's conference coordinators.

Past Yale NEA-BPD Conferences

Links to recent Borderline Personality Disorder conferences including audio and video presentations.

Conference Details

12th Annual Yale NEA-BPD Conference

Friday, May 6, 2016
8:00 am - 4:45 pm

Harkness Auditorium
Sterling Hall of Medicine
333 Cedar Street
New Haven, CT

Registration Fees
  • Professional Early Bird: $115.00 (by April 8th)
  • Professional: $130.00
  • Family Member: $50.00
  • Consumer: $25.00
  • Trainee: $50.00 (Yale and Yale-New Haven Hospital trainees contact Joanna Berg at joanna.berg@yale.edu)

Click here to register online

Questions about the conference?

Email: bpdconference@yale.edu