Mental Health Education & Resource Centre

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

PLEASE NOTE: THIS WEBINAR IS ONLY OFFERED TO PARTICIPANTS OUTSIDE THE GREATER CHRISTCHURCH AREA

It is a live feed of the course being delivered here at MHERC on the day, with in-room participants and facilitator. Registering here will allow you to be a part of the learning experience, viewing the facilitator and powerpoint presentation via your own device, in the comfort and location of your choice.

Description

Course Type: Introductory | Course Level: Five

Please Note: This webinar is only offered to participants outside the greater Christchurch area

Aim
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 useful in their daily practice with clients.

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

Note: Part Two of this course will be held in Term 4. This will be available to register online from August.

You will need to have attended Part One before attending Part Two.

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
• Encouraging participants to consider how they use validation with their clients

Let’s Get Real Skills
• Working with service workers
• Professional & Personal Development

*Price is per person for participants working outside of the Christchurch area only. 

Terms and Conditions

Please note: Your online experience will differ from face to face education sessions.

 

Prerequisites

You will need:

• Headset and Microphone 
• Built-in laptop camera or attachable webcam device (for laptop or PC)
• Stable broadband connection 

To test you can connect to our webinar software click here (Please follow the onscreen prompts to download Webex)

Minimum System Requirements:
As a guide, if you are able to Skype or watch online videos (eg: YouTube) from your device, your system requirements should be capable. 

Operating System:
Windows 7 and above
Mac OS X 10.6 and above

Browsers:
Internet Explorer 7 and above
Firefox - latest version
Chrome - latest version
Safari - 5 and above