Report on plans and progress
The goal of development of the TARA manual is to provide a vehicle for further disseminating this proven approach to more family members across the country (volunteers are needed to assist).Our goal is to help the pwerson with BPD thereby helping ourselves.
Discuss efforts to develop proposals
for crowdsourcing such as via "GoFundMe" as well as other means
1. fundraising event, to support TARA manual preparation and other efforts. supplement activities such as the manual,
2. website, and more involvement in social media, i
3. capture videos of TARA classes and speakers.
4. Development of a conference fund to provide scholarships for attendees and participants in professional conferences to increase awareness of BPD and the specific problems generally overlooked by researchers.
New TARA4BPD Agenda
Discussion of other areas requiring future attention
. As we can proceed with the above, we would like to devote more attention to advancing research by holding mini cross discipline meetings to improve communication between families and people with BPD and the research/ treatment community.
Generate ideas and next steps
. We need additional plans and involvement to actualize this program and improved BPD treatment.
Ideas and Volunteers
Interested in being on TARA Board, let us know
Please RSVP to Valerie at 212-966-6514