Borderline Personality Disorder services

Gold Card SA

Gold Card SA (formerly Assessment and Brief Intervention Clinic) is currently being rolled out through the Local Health Networks (LHN). It is modelled on a brief intervention developed by The Project Air Strategy for Personality Disorders in NSW. Gold Card SA is currently being trialled in two LHN locations.

Road Maps - Groups

BPD Co delivers an evidence informed therapeutic group called Road Maps. This is a 10 week group for young people (16-18 years) and 12 week group for adults, which has been developed by BPD Co, incorporating feedback from group participants. Road Maps is based on the common factors in effective treatments for BPD, emphasising the connection between vulnerabilities, events, feelings, thoughts and actions. This therapeutic group assists participants to build agency and be active in their own lives, while developing targeted coping strategies to tolerate distress. Self-referral to this program is encouraged and there may be a wait for the next available group depending upon demand.

Coming Up for AIR parenting group

BPD collaborative's brief group for parents and caregivers of children 0 to 5 years is called Coming Up for AIR and was developed by Project AIR. Mums, Dads or caregivers with symptoms of borderline personality disorder or similar mental health challenges are welcome to self refer or refer with support from services.

This group is to help caregivers to focus on what is important for their children’s development when they are experiencing difficulties with emotional ups and downs, impulsivity, identity instability, relational insecurity and/or conflict.

The 4 X 2 hour session focus' on different topics, these include ‘care and safety’, ‘connecting and communicating’, ‘strengthening relationships’ and ‘keeping children’s minds in mind’. Childcare is available on site for in-person groups. Places are limited and participation will be confirmed following an assessment and interview.

For further information see flyer or to enquire about a referral, please contact BPD Co. on (08) 7425 6500 or email: Health.BPDservice@sa.gov.au

Locations

  • CaFE Enfield Children’s Centre, 17a Pateela St, Enfield
  • Forbes Children’s Centre - 80 Thomas St, South Plympton

Peer Group Program

This 10 week group is for people living with BPD. Co-designed by people with lived experience, it uses their perspectives on what has been helpful in their journey of recovery. It focuses on the value of peer support, connection and activities that are hands-on and fun. Attendance can be face to face, or online and self-referral to this group is encouraged.

NGO services

Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services

Anglicare SA

Anglicare SA provides a range of services across SA, including:

  • mental health services
  • consumer and carer support
  • acorn parent-infant attachment groups
  • suicide prevention service.

Baptist Care SA

Baptist Care SA provides a range of services across SA, including:

  • mental health services
  • youth specific programs.

Borderline personality disorder support services in South Australia

Borderline personality disorder support services in South Australia for consumers, carers and clinicians.

Carers SA

Carers SA provides advice and carer support to connect carers with local staff, other carers, groups, events and activities.

Centacare

Centacare provides programs in a range of sectors including disability, family, youth and children, health and well-being, employment, education and training, homelessness and domestic violence.

COPMI

COPMI promotes better mental health outcomes for children of parents with a mental illness.

Grow

Grow - SA Branch is a community based organisation that assists people recover from mental illness through a program of mutual support and personal development.

Headspace

Headspace centres act as a one-stop-shop for young people who need help with mental health, physical health (including sexual health), alcohol and other drugs or work and study support. Centres are located across SA, including:

  • Adelaide
  • Berri
  • Edinburgh North
  • Mount Gambier
  • Murray Bridge
  • Onkaparinga

Junction SA

Junction SA provides a range of community services for children, youth, adults and families.

Life without Barriers

Life without Barriers provides a range of services including mental health support services, children and young people, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander services, refugee and asylum seeker services, disability support services, supporting older people.

Lifeline

Lifeline provides all Australians experiencing a personal crisis with access to 24hr crisis support and suicide prevention services.

Mind Australia SA

Mind Australia SA offers a range of specialised psychosocial support services to help you gain better mental health and improve the quality of your life.

Mission Australia SA

Mission Australia SA provides a range of services including mental health, alcohol and other drugs services, Children, youth, families and communities, disability inclusion and support and homelessness and social housing support.

Neami SA

Neami SA is a community mental health service supporting people living with a mental illness to improve their health, live independently and pursue a meaningful life. Locations include:

  • Elizabeth
  • Port Adelaide
  • Prospect

Raw Energy

Raw Energy – Carer Support provides support to young carers, carers and families, seniors and NDIS.

Relationships Australia SA

Relationships Australia SA provides a range of services, oriented to enable people to bring about difference in their lives and achieve positive change including but not limited to, children and parenting support, collaborative practice, family mental health support services, domestic violence services and family relationship counselling.

Provides mental health support for young people and their parents including practical support, tools and tips to help.

Sanctuary BPD Carers Support Group

Sanctuary BPD Carers Support Group offers support for carers of people with BPD in Adelaide, SA.

SANE Australia

SANE's work includes mental health awareness, online peer support and information, stigma reduction, specialist helpline support, research and advocacy.

SHINE SA

Shine SA provides sexual health and relationship well-being services including clinics, counselling, education and information.

Skylight

Skylight offers a range of services for people who experience mental illness and for their family and friends who care for them. Provides support and information, raising awareness and advocacy.

Sonder

Sonder Provides a range of integrated community health services across metropolitan Adelaide, including mental health counselling and Aboriginal Health programs.

The South East Junction

The South East Junction provides a range of services, experiences and opportunities to give support to people experiencing mental health issues or recovering from mental illness and improve the mental wellbeing of the

Uniting SA

Uniting SA offers support to individuals, families and young people living with a mental illness or mental health concerns, across metropolitan Adelaide and country SA.