Dialectical Behavior Therapy: Core Concepts and Application

Thursday, June 29, 2017 at The Crowne Plaza

801 Greenwich Ave. Warwick, RI, 02886

Registration 8:00-8:30am
Presentation: 8:30-11:30am

Presented by Dr. Prachi Kene

3 CEUs & breakfast buffet

$20 for RIMHCA members/$35 for non-members
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Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive treatment approach for working with a wide range of presenting problems. This workshop will provide an overview of the DBT model as well as ways to effectively apply the skills across a wide range of settings. Theoretical basis and empirical evidence supporting DBT will be reviewed. Skills from each of the four DBT modules will be illustrated. The workshop will utilize PowerPoint, discussion, and role plays to meet the following objectives:

–Demonstrate knowledge of the foundation and research evidence for DBT

–Become familiar with four DBT skill modules (Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Emotion Regulation, and Interpersonal Effectiveness)

–Practice application of DBT techniques