Emergence is a service user-led organisation supporting all people affected by personality disorder including service users, carers, family and friends and professionals.
Personality disorders are complex and there are different forms including borderline PD (BPD). People affected by PD may present with a range of physical, mental health and social problems such as substance misuse, depression and suicide risk, housing problems and long-standing interpersonal problems.
Emergence aims to make a difference through support, advice and education. Their website contains a lot of information for anyone affected by personality disorders, as well as a mailing list to keep up to date. They particularly encourage participation in the arts and creative expression. Emergence campaigns to reduce stigma and also provide training and consultancy to professionals.
Emergence Plus CIC, 367 Chiswick High Road, London, W4 4AG
Who is it for:
Anyone affected by personality disorder including service users, carers, family and friends and professionals