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Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Skills Intensive:

Emotion Regulation

Professional Workshop Details

Facilitator: Clerissa Cooper, LPC

Dates: Friday, June 4, 2021 from 9:30am to 4:00pm

Location: Live Online Workshop on Zoom

Check-In: 9:15am to 9:30am

Presentation: 9:30am to 4:00pm

Lunch on Your Own: 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Tiered Fees: Please pay at the level you can afford. Sliding Up will provide support for colleagues with less financial means.

                     Base Rate - $150

                 Slide Down - $135, $120, $105

                 Slide Up - $165, $180, $195

Workshop Description

Though Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) skills were initially developed as a foundation to help treat  system dysregulation associated with Borderline Personality Disorder, these same coping skills have been found useful for various other populations in the clinical setting. This engaging course will help any clinician gain thorough knowledge of the foundational skills of the emotion regulation module with heavy focus on letting go of suffering through emotion exposure and opposite action. Participants will also learn ways to navigate client difficulties, hesitance, and willfulness to skills use.

Learning Objectives

Participants will be able to:

  1. Learn how to teach foundational skills of the DBT emotion regulation module.
  2. Learn ways to incorporate mindfulness practice to strengthen the effectiveness of emotion regulation skills use. 
  3. Identify solutions to common challenges to implementing emotion regulation skills with clients.

Continuing Education Hours

5 Core Hours for Professional Counselors

5 Related Hours for Social Workers and Marriage and Family Therapists

Registration for DBT Skills Intensive: Emotion Regulation

Friday, June 4, 2021 - registration closed. new dates to be announced soon.