NASW-NYS Mohawk Valley Presents:

DBT: Not Just For the "Borderline"

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 | 4:00PM - 6:30PM
Saggs Conference Room, St. Luke's Home (1650 Champlin Ave, New Hartford, NY 13413) 

NYSED Approved for 2.5 Credit Hours

Presenters: Alison Franklin, LCSW

NASW Member Fee: $10 | Non-Member Fee: $15

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Program Description


Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) was originally designed to help females who struggled with chronic suicidal thoughts and non-suicidal self-injurious behavior. However, over the decades this treatment has been found to be very effective with both males and females, living with a variety of different challenges. Expand on your knowledge of DBT and learn how to implement some of the exercises in your practice to assist with your most challenging clients. The target population will be those living with an anxiety or other stress related disorder.

Learning Objectives


Participants will:
gain a better understanding of the DBT model and the necessary training involved
develop an understanding of the four modules 
learn and practice a skill from each of the four modules 
and then learn how to implement these skills into their own clinical practice
be connected to additional resources for further DBT trainings/information

Teaching Modality


Lecture, Power Point Presentation, group exercises/role plays, case examples, Q&A

Program Description
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) was originally designed to help females who struggled with chronic suicidal thoughts and non-suicidal self-injurious behavior. However, over the decades this treatment has been found to be very effective with both males and females, living with a variety of different challenges. Expand on your knowledge of DBT and learn how to implement some of the exercises in your practice to assist with your most challenging clients. The target population will be those living with an anxiety or other stress related disorder.

Learning Objectives
Participants will:
• gain a better understanding of the DBT model and the necessary training involved
• develop an understanding of the four modules
• learn and practice a skill from each of the four modules
• and then learn how to implement these skills into their own clinical practice
• be connected to additional resources for further DBT trainings/information

Teaching Modality
Lecture, Power Point Presentation, group exercises/role plays, case examples, Q&A

Details

  • When

  • Tuesday, October 25, 2016
    4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Eastern Time

  • Where

  • Saggs Conference Room , St.Luke’s Home
    1650 Champlin Ave
    New Hartford, New York 13413

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