Borderline Personality Disorder

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister, representing the Minister for Health and Mental Health, questions regarding borderline personality disorder in the context of a Tender SA brief and the Delivering...

Government Denies Fairy Tale Ending to the Cinderella of Mental Illness

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent and Greens Mental Health Spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC, have this evening successfully passed their motion on Borderline Personality Disorder through the Legislative Council, without the support of the Government. "It is encouraging to see...

Borderline Personality Disorder

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking questions of the minister representing the Minister for Health regarding Chloe Valentine's death and borderline personality disorder. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I am sure...

World Mental Health Day: It’s Time to get the Cinderella of Mental Illness to the Ball

Dignity for Disability MLC Kelly Vincent and Greens Mental Health Spokesperson Tammy Franks MLC, have today called on the state government to fund a state-wide specialised service for Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). "On World Mental Health Day, after so many...

Healthy at home – Dignity for Disability Releases Health Policy

Dignity for Disability today released a health policy designed to concentrate services where they are most effective and help people most in need. By creating a dual-focus on primary health care and marginalised groups such as people with borderline personality...

Borderline Personality Disorder Services in South Australia

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister representing the Minister for Mental Health questions regarding the provision of services in South Australia for people with borderline personality disorder (BPD). Leave granted....

Borderline Personality Disorder

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: This week in ABC news reports and in other media, we have heard about the ongoing crisis in mental health and the lack of acute mental health beds in the state's public hospitals, particularly down at...

National Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Day

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: The second National Borderline Personality Disorder Awareness Day was on 6 October this year. It was celebrated with a highly educational conference at Flinders University, conducted by the Private Mental Health Consumer Carer Network, organised by...

Borderline Personality Disorder

The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: I seek leave to make a brief explanation before asking the minister representing the Minister for Health and Ageing questions regarding borderline personality disorder. Leave granted. The Hon. K.L. VINCENT: In October of last year, I...