DBT Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills Workshop
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a treatment originally created to treat borderline personality disorder (BPD). In recent years it has been increasingly used to treat many other disorders because of its usefulness in treating clients who struggle to manage emotions. This webinar series, led by Sheri Van Dijk, will explore the four modules of DBT skills (Core Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Emotion Regulation, and Interpersonal Effectiveness), how this treatment can be used in your work with clients facing a broad range of conditions such as depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder, in w...Read morehich emotion dysregulation plays a key role; and strategies to teach these skills to your clients. Please view the "Agenda" section below to view the other webinars in this series.
Sheri is known for her humor and down-to-earth style, and her ability to de-mystify DBT, making it less intimidating and more user-friendly for clinicians to learn and incorporate into their practice. If you’ve been curious about DBT but have been too daunted to give it a try, this workshop series is for you!
This webinar in the series will provide an overview of the DBT Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills. Participants will learn about these skills, looking at ways to help clients improve their ability to communicate and find a healthier balance in their relationships and in their lives more generally Less...
- Teach clients to assertively communicate.
- Define dialectical thinking and a balanced approach to relationships.
- Define the role of mindfulness and behavior theory in relationships.
- Instruct clients on how to make choices about relationships from their internal wisdom.
- All Levels
Saturday, August 13, 2022
10:00 AM EDT - 12:15 PM EDTRegister for this Webinar
About the speaker
Sheri Van Dijk, MSW, RSW
Registered with the College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers, Sheri is also a member of the Ontario Association of Social Workers.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, and hiking with her dogs Tess and Oliver. Sheri loves to travel and scuba dive and is an avid reader. Some of her favourite authors are Anne Rice, Stephen King, Kelley Armstrong, Patricia Cornwell and Jonathan Kellerman.
CE Information - Earn 2 CE Credit Hours
American Psychological Association
Association of Social Work Boards
National Board for Certified Counselors
Make An Impact is a service division of CE Learning Systems.
NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals
New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work
New York Education Department Board of Creative Arts Therapy
New York Education Department for Licensed Mental Health Counselors
New York Education Department Board for Licensed Psychoanalysts
New York State Education Department's State Board for Psychology
New York State Education Department's State Board for Marriage and Family Therapy
CE Process Info
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- Download your continuing education certificate in a PDF format
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