This Certification in Dialectical Behavior Therapy provides the necessary training and coursework to develop the theoretical, empirical, & practical knowledge and skills to reliably deliver DBT in adherence to its model. Training is divided into 3 stages, with the clinician being guided through the entire certification process and meeting one-on-one with a certified DBT clinician during the final six months of the process.
This DBT Certification guides the clinician through a three-stage process towards becoming certified in Dialectical Behavior Therapy. All training modules are online and self-paced, allowing the clinician to proceed through the training as quickly as is comfortable. Our suggested timelines for the completion of each stage of training assume that the clinician is working full time in addition to this certification process. The clinician is eligible to begin Level III upon completion of the first 30-hours of Level II. This Certification consist of 80 hours of training content.
This Certification was developed for licensed mental health care professionals, including psychologists, social workers, counselors, and marriage and family therapists.