An Introduction to Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

When Mar 15, 2019
from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Where Shelby Campus
Contact Name
Contact Phone 502-852-4769
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Program Description:

Will facilitate workshop on Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and its origins, will provide information on the origins of personality disorders including environmental and genetic contributing factors, as well as characteristics and features of Borderline Personality Disorders.  Will inform and provide evidence-based research on attachment disorders in children and adults which contribute to personality disorders.  Will introduce historical information and origins of DBT Therapy, including Marsha Linehan and others who have contributed to the evolution of the theory and therapy.  Will explain contract for DBT treatment and give sample, rules in DBT groups and reasoning behind crisis calling and individual therapy in conjunction with group therapy requirements.  Will review all modules for DBT therapy including Mindfulness, Emotion Regulation, Interpersonal Effectiveness and Distress Tolerance skills. 

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Presenter: Heidi Solarz- Kutz, LCSW, LCADC

3 CEUs