Who We Are: Our Mission

The Mission of NEABPD is to provide education, raise public awareness and understanding, decrease stigma, promote research and enhance the quality of life of those affected by Borderline Personality Disorder.

NEABPD works with families and persons in recovery, raises public awareness, provides education to professionals, promotes research, and works with Congress to enhance the quality of life for those affected by this serious but treatable mental illness.

Vision Statement

Building a world where emotional wisdom prevails.

Since its founding in 2001
NEABPD efforts have led to the following
Family Connections Program
Creation of the international Family Connections program
BPD Awareness Month
Congressional endorsement of BPD Awareness Month
Recognition & Awards
Recognition and awards from the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Professional Courses
Establishment of numerous professional education courses
Publication of three major books
Call-in Series
Hosting the only weekly call-in series for those affected by BPD
Media Library
Collection and maintenance of the world’s largest media library on BPD
Host of more than 65 national and international conferences