US Organizations for Mental Health Advocacy and Research
National Mental Health Association
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National Institute Mental Health (NIMH)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA)
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
UK Organization for Mental Health Advocacy
Mind for Better Mental Health (NIMH)
Australian Organization for BPD Advocacy
BPD Foundation of Australia
The vision of the foundation is to encourage a positive culture around BPD and the ready availability and accessibility of appropriate services for people with BPD and those that care for them.
Other Organizations for Personality Disorders
Borderline Personality Disorder Resource Center (New York Presbyterian / Weill-Cornell Medical Center)
National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder (NEABPD)
SashBear – Organization for BPD Awareness and Community Outreach, especially into schools in Canada
TARA 4 BPD: Treatment And Research Advancements – National Association for Personality Disorder
Organizations for Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder and Depression
Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA) is an international nonprofit organization and a leader in education, training, and research for anxiety, OCD, PTSD, depression, and related disorders. Founded in 1979.
Depression Bipolar Alliance (DBSA) envisions wellness for people who live with depression and bipolar disorder. DBSA was created for and is led by individuals living with mood disorders. Its programs are always informed by the personal, lived experience of peers.
International Bipolar Foundation (IBPF), founded in June 2007 in San Diego, California by parents with children affected by bipolar disorder. Aware of the challenges that bipolar disorder can cause for consumers and their families, these parents felt compelled to do something constructive to help.