Mental Health Education and Resource Centre

Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: An Overview of Skills (Part One)

$70 Subsidised* | $80 Early Bird* | $90 Non Subsidised


Course Type: Introductory | Course Level: Five | Catering: Refreshments provided

To provide an introduction to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) and some of its key components. To give participants an understanding of DBT skills and how they may be used in their daily practice with clients.

• Introduction to DBT model
• Selected Distress Tolerance skills
• Selected Emotion Regulation skills
• Validation
• Mindfulness as discussed in DBT

Learning Intentions
Participants will be provided with the opportunity to:
Gain confidence in working with clients and managing difficulties with regulating emotions
Identify several key skills the clinician may be able to try with clients
• Encourage participants to consider how they use validation with their clients

Let’s Get Real Skills
• Working with Service Users
• Professional and Personal Development

Part Two of this course will be held in Term Four. This will be available to register online from August. You will need to have attended Part One before attending Part Two.

*Subsidised Rate: Check if you are eligible here. Apply your discount by completing the ‘Subsidised rate eligibility’ section when registering.

*Early Bird Discount: Register by 16 July 2018 to receive $10.00 off (automatically applied at checkout).

Please note: Distance learning participants may be joining this session via Webinar.

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