ON-BPD is a volunteer-run charitable organization (Registered Charity Number: 708830492RR0001). The main objectives of Ottawa Network for Borderline Personality Disorder (ON-BPD) are to educate and support relatives of people with BPD and to help family members develop skills for coping. This is done primarily through presenting the Family Connections program.
Read more about the program in the Family Connections page of our site.
Tax receipts can be provided for donations. See our Donations page for more information.
Membership dues are $10 per person per year. To learn about membership and other ways to support ON-BPD, visit our Membership page.
ON-BPD Board of Directors
President | firstname.lastname@example.org
Immediate Past President | email@example.com
Vice-President (Maternity Leave) | firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary | email@example.com
Treasurer | firstname.lastname@example.org
Intake Coordinator | email@example.com
Program Director | Acting Vice-President | firstname.lastname@example.org
ON-BPD Advisory Board
Tamara Chipperfield, Director, Mental Health and Addictions, Centretown Community Health Centre
Helen Gottfried-UnRuh, MS, RSW, Senior Manager, Canadian Mental Health Association, Ottawa Branch
Perry D. Hoffman, PhD, President, National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder
Deanna Mercer, MD, FRCPC, Consultant Psychiatrist, DBT Program, CMHA -Ottawa; Associate Staff, Department of Psychiatry, The Ottawa Hospital; Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Ottawa
Patricia Swick, BScN, MSW, RSW, Social Worker, Youth Outpatient Department, Royal Ottawa Mental Health Centre
Patricia Woodward, MAT, National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder