Crisis Text Line (741741)

Can be used anywhere in the U.S.

American Psychiatric Association (APA)
1000 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1825
Arlington, VA 22209-2901
888.357.7924 or 703.907.7300

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP)
3615 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20016-3007
Office: 202.966.7300 /  Fax:    202.966.2891

Behavioral Tech, LLC, founded by Dr. Marsha Linehan, trains mental health care providers and treatment teams who work with complex and severely disordered populations to use compassionate, scientifically valid treatments and to implement and evaluate these treatments in their practice setting.

Behavioral Tech – DBT referral, training and resources

4556 University Way NE, Suite 200

Seattle, WA 98105


The National Institute of Mental Health is the leading Federal agency for research on mental and behavioral disorders, and is one of 27 components of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). The NIMH is actively involved in strategic planning and priority-setting for the Institute as a whole as well as for specific research areas.

National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH)

6001 Executive Blvd. Salón 8184 MSC 9663

Bethesda, MD 20892-9663

301.443.4513 / 1.866.615.6464

Fax: 301.443.4279

BPD page:

The Carter Center Mental Health Program

One Copenhill

453 Freedom Parkway

Atlanta, GA 30307

Florida Borderline Personality Disorder Association

509 Wilbur St,

Brandon, FL 33511

National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD)
Conferences, publications, videos, courses, ©Family Connections, ©TeleConnections

P.O Box 103

Mamaroneck, NY 10543


BBRF, previously called NARSAD, is the world’s largest donor-supported organization for research on psychiatric disorders.

Brain & Behavior Research Foundation – Awarding NARSAD Grants

90 Park Avenue, 16th Floor New York,

NY 10016

646-681-4888 / 800-829-8289

Mental Health America (MHA)

2000 N Beauregard St. Piso 12

Alejandría, VA 22311

703.684.7722 / 800.969.6642

Fax: 703.684.5968

New England Personality Disorder Association (NEPDA)

BPD family workshops, regional conferences, education, advocacy, support

115 Mill St.

Belmont, MA 02478


The Fight Within Us: Rethink BPD

Blog by Amanda Wang of NYC

Founded in 1979, NAMI has become the nation’s voice on mental illness. As the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization, it is dedicated to improving the lives of persons living with serious mental illness and as well as their families, through advocacy, research, support, and education.

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

3803 N. Fairfax Dr. Suite 100

Arlington, VA 22203


Fax: 703.524.9094

Helpline: 1.800.950.6264


Robert O. Friedel, M. D.

This web site is intended for people with borderline personality disorder, for their families, and for psychiatrists and other mental health care providers. Selected information provides an understanding of the symptoms, history, causes and nature of BPD. Also presented are the various methods of treatment now available as well as of their effectiveness and risks. Locating resources is also outlined.