Introduction to DBT

Presented By Michele Galietta, PhD
Michele Galietta, PhD

1 hour | 1 CE

This on-demand professional training program on Introduction to DBT is presented by Michele Galietta, PhD.

DBT is a cognitive behavior therapy that emphasizes individual psychotherapy and group skills training classes to help individuals learn (and use) new skills and strategies to develop a life that they experience as worth living. DBT skills include skills for mindfulness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal effectiveness. This program provides an overview of the components of DBT and a discussion of how this therapy can be used to treat various client problems.

Intended Audience

This on-demand professional training program is intended for mental health and other allied professionals

Experience Level

This on-demand professional training program is appropriate for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level clinicians.

CE / CPD Credit

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Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this program you will be able to:

Describe the modes of DBT and their Function

Describe how DBT can be used to treat a variety of client problems


Presented By

Michele Galietta, PhD

Dr. Michele Galietta is Associate Professor of Psychology at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, the City University of New York, where she served as Director of the Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program from 2005-2013. Dr. Galietta is a researcher and clinician specializing in the training, adap...

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