We would love to partner with you! Through collaborating together we can help support people living with mental illness. Ideas for partnership could include: Continue reading Work with Us
Conversations to have with someone who has relapsed. How to help a mental health patient see their strengths amongst chaos Continue reading A powerful therapeutic conversation
Anger is a valid and vital emotion for looking after ourselves. It lets us know that we have been hurt, our boundaries have not been respected or our needs have not been met. Anger is also a common symptom of experiencing trauma, feeling invalidated and misheard. It is important that we learn how to release our anger safely and effectively. For some of us, this … Continue reading Activities to do when you are angry
Discharged now what? Why blog as an OT? OT and the PD Stigma The emergency CRISIS How to be an effective supervisor Helpful tips for working with BPD OT and ED This content is for members only. Fear not, become a member for free and get access to all of OT for BPD’s resources. Thanks, The OT for BPD Team Continue reading For Clinicians
Speaking as someone who had a few Fitness to Practice reviews while doing my undergrad, and am now facing one as a postgrad, I know how terrifying this process can be. And it can evoke a lot of anger and resentment towards uni too, and that’s important to acknowledge, but use that to fuel your passion further! I wanted to take a couple of minutes to talk through how I prepared for my FtP reviews Continue reading Fitness to Practice as a Student with a Disability
You don’t look like you have borderline… Continue reading A day in a life with BPD
Do you have something you want to share? Big or small we care 💚 OTforBPD would love to share your clinical experience, lived experience, research, projects, student experience and strategies for living with a mental illness. You don’t need to be an OT and you certainly don’t need to have BPD. Looking forward to hearing from you 💕 Please contact Laura via email@example.com This content is for members … Continue reading OT for BPD needs You
Occupational Therapy Lecturer opens up about her life with Borderline Personality Disorder and how her teachers helped her access help Continue reading A Huge Day For BPD
10 reasons why you should blog as an occupational therapy student! Continue reading Why Blog as an Occupational Therapy Student?
So I decided to journal. But putting pen to paper seemed like such an effort. I was writing about all these ideas and dreams I had but keeping them locked in a secret diary. So I challenged myself to think outside the square and I made a WordPress account. Continue reading Why Blog as an Occupational Therapist?