Congratulations to BRTC graduate student, Chelsey Wilks, MS, for receiving the ADAI (Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute) grant to fund her dissertation, titled “Computerized DBT skills training for suicidal and heavy episodic drinkers”!
Read about a person’s experience with Anita Lungu and DBT in the Huffington Post. Click here to read the article.
Marsha Linehan was featured in an article discussing mindfulness spreading on college campuses.
Marsha’s book DBT® Skills Training Handouts and Worksheets, Second Edition has been named #1 on the Social Work Amazon.com bestseller list. Congratulations Marsha!
To view newly published journal articles on Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Borderline Personality Disorders, click here.
We are very excited to announce that we will be holding the first ever intensive training in the DBT Prolonged Exposure protocol on March 26–29, 2015 at the University of Washington in Seattle. This 4-day workshop is designed to provide in-depth training in how to integrate PTSD treatment into standard DBT with high-risk and multi-problem clients. This is also the first event in a new series of workshops that will be offered
by the BRTC Experimental Training group to
provide smaller scale, advanced trainings to DBT clinicians.
You can find detailed information about the training and submit an application at: http://depts.washington.edu/brtcdbt/
Space is limited to 40 participants, so be sure to apply early!
Congratulations to doctoral student Anita Lungu for her recent selection as a recipient of the 2014 American Psychological Association Dissertation Research Award, a prestigious award with the purpose of assisting science-oriented doctoral students of psychology with research costs associated with their dissertation research.
Dr. Marsha Linehan was featured in Sarah Spain’s September 22nd article on rehabilitating domestic violence offenders in the NFL. Read more here.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy has had a profound impact on populations in the Cork region of Ireland since its implementation there in 2010, and the therapy is now spreading across the country as a successful treatment for suicidal and self-harming behaviors. Read more
Congratulations to Marsha! She is the 2014 recipient of the Association for Psychological Science (APS) James McKeen Cattell Award. The APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award recognizes APS Members for a lifetime of outstanding contributions to the area of applied psychological research. Recipients must be APS Members whose research addresses a critical problem in society at large.