Course Description:

This course provides an intensive overview of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), offering solution-focused brief therapy treatment methods for specific populations, including Borderline Personality Disorder, and discusses Distress Tolerance Training, Skills Training, Emotional Modulation and Mindfulness approaches.

Course Objectives:

  • Describe the core modalities of dialectical-behavioral therapy
  • Demonstrate core mindfulness skills
  • Structure a therapy session using skills training
  • Train clients in emotional modulation
  • Assess client outcomes after implementation of DBT

Purpose of this Course:

The purpose of this CE course is to provide discussion relevant to the mental health counselor on current treatment practices using CBT to impact cocaine addiction.

Course Outline:

Part 1: Course organization, Documentation and Introduction.

Part 2: Reading of the course materials

Part 3: Administration and Completion of the Evaluation of Learning Quiz