20 Hours | 20 CEs | CEU | CPD |
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DBT Certification Details:
The DBT Skills Training program is an excellent means of training new team members and milieu/line staff, and strengthening existing team members' skills. For those that are interested in getting DBT Certified, there is a requirement to obtain a minimum of 40 didactic training hours specific to DBT. The DBT skills program is 20 hours and we offer another program called Forensic Applications of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) which is another 10 hours towards certification. To learn more about the DBT Certification process. Click here
This self-paced online training program focuses on Skills Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a comprehensive cognitive behavioral treatment that is increasingly being used in a variety of health settings. Comprehensive DBT has been found to have great practical utility for the reduction of violence and self-harm. DBT Skills are an essential component of comprehensive DBT and some evidence suggests that skills alone, with case management may efficacious for less acute individuals as well. The primary focus of this course will be the content and delivery of the skills component of DBT with emphasis on relevant adaptations for forensic clients (e.g., substance abuse, skills for reducing violence & obsessional thinking).
Throughout the course, didactic presentation with relevant case examples will alternate with participant practice of DBT skills. This course will contain discussion of strategies for successful implementation and interactive discussion with participants about potential application of DBT Skills to their settings/populations. Participants will learn how to apply and teach the effective DBT skills of Core Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance, and Emotion Regulation. Participants will also learn how to apply and teach the effective DBT skills of Core Mindfulness, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance, and Emotion Regulation.
The fee for this training program is $500 and includes all materials and worksheets. In addition, case studies and other case-relevant materials are provided for training purposes. Participants are expected to commit approximately 20 hours to completing this training program. Quiz questions are presented throughout the training program; a grade of 70% is required to advance in the training program. Once the program is completed, participants are able to download or print the certificate of completion upon submission of the course evaluation.
This course is relevant for psychologists, psychiatrists, case managers, social workers, nurses, marriage & family therapists, alcohol & drug abuse counsellors and other mental health professionals who work with individuals for whom comprehensive cognitive behavioral treatments are relevant. This course is for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.
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Skills Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Skills Training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Presented by: Dr. Michele Galietta
Learning Objectives: Upon completion of this training program the trainee will be able to:
- Describe the rationale for skills training
- Describe the skills component of DBT
- Demonstrate how to set up and run skills training groups
- Demonstrate how to conduct homework review
- Describe how to use behavioral strategies to enhance participation in skills groups
- Describe Skills in the areas of Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Interpersonal Effectiveness, and Emotion Regulation
- Describe strategies for successful implementation into specific settings/populations
- Describe the elements of Skills Coaching
- Describe the importance of behavioral rehearsal Skills Training Groups
- Describe the importance of role plays in Skills Training Groups
- Describe skills adaptations for specific groups (e.g., forensic patients, substance abuse, students)
- Describe didactics with relevant case examples
20 Hours | 20 CE (CEU) Credits | $500
About our Presenter
Dr. Michele Galietta
She has created specialized units and/or consulted to numerous civil, forensic and correctional setting, as well as trained and consulted internationally on the adaptation and application of dialectical behavior therapy, risk assessment, and risk management. She has conducted training for New York City Police Officers on communicating with mentally ill individuals, as well as hostage negotiations. Dr. Galietta has appeared on CNN and Court TV, and has been cited in the New York Times, the Washington Post, and other media outlets.
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This course is an excellent means of training new team members and milieu/line staff, and strengthening existing team members' skills. This course is also designed for all mental health professionals who want to learn to teach DBT skills to their clients or to improve their teaching with clients.
Participants will be taken through an overview of DBT, the theoretical background, the research base and notable issues to consider.
Developing and UnderstandingParticipants will review and discuss the key components to DBT
- Core Mindfulness Skills
- Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills
- Emotion Regulation Skills
- Distress Tolerance Skills
OtherApplicationsParticipants will learn about Adolescent and Forensic Applications of DBT