6. Understanding Personality Disorders
The concept of ‘Personality Disorder’ is often
misunderstood by many professionals.
In this course we will review what is meant by
the concept of personality disorder and its
relationship to mental illness, what the various
personality disorders are, and what this means
in terms of the treatment and management of
individuals who are diagnosed as having a
We will discuss the implications of recent
Government legislation relating to Personality
Disorder (e.g. the Dangerous and Severe
The course is a 1-day workshop that will cover
all of the Personality Disorders, with special
emphasis on Borderline PD, Antisocial PD and the
concept of the Psychopath.
Attendance is open to professionals from a wide
range of disciplines.
Thanks to the sponsorship of the Welsh Assembly
Government we are able to offer these courses at
discount prices for those working within Welsh
Full course - 1 day £175 per person (£225 for
those in Non-Welsh Institutions)
Lunch and refreshments are provided.
Further information and discussion of training
needs can be sought from
PO Box 5207
Cardiff CF5 9BR
phone number 029 20556300, ext 2130