Printable Brochures

Report to Congress on Borderline Personality Disorder
Family Guidelines
McLean Hospital’s “Family Guidelines” by John G. Gunderson, M.D. and Cynthia Berkowitz, M.D. contains
supportive information for family or group setting: 1. Goals: Go Slowly, 2. Family Environment, 3. Managing Crises, 4. Addressing Problems, 5. Limit Setting.Also available in Spanish, French, or Italian
Report to Congress on Borderline Personality Disorder
Report to Congress on Borderline Personality Disorder
In response to the U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Appropriations request in House Report 111-220, SAMHSA presented this overview of borderline personality disorder and recommendations for expanding early detection, evidence-based treatment, and family education to promote resilience and recovery for individuals diagnosed with BPD.
PEP12-RECDEF
SAMSHA’s Working Definition of Recovery
Introduces a working definition for recovery from mental disorders and substance use, along with 10 guiding principles intended to help advance recovery opportunities and help clarify these concepts for peers, families, funders, providers, and others.