Marsha Linehan – In the News
July 7, 2016
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT): Where We Were, Where We Are and Where Are We Going Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a trans-diagnostic modular behavioral intervention that integrates principles of behavioral science with those of Zen mindfulness practice to provide a synthesis of change and acceptance. UW Professor Marsha Linehan discusses how this behavioral intervention is…
June 17, 2016
Congratulations to Marsha Linehan for receiving the Career/Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Behavioral & Cognitive Therapies (ABCT). This is the highest award given by ABCT and honors those who have made significant contributions over a number of years to cognitive and/or behavior therapy. She will be recognized during the Awards Ceremony on Friday night, October…
February 25, 2016
As part of the celebration of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy (ABCT)’s 50th anniversary, Dr. Linehan shares her thoughts on the procession of behavioral therapy and what researchers need to pursue next. Click here to read the article in the journal Cognitive and Behavioral Practice.
October 6, 2015
Marsha Linehan was interviewed by The Daily, the University of Washington’s campus newspaper, about receiving NAMI’s 2015 Scientific Research Award. The article also discusses the BRTC’s focus on suicide research. You can read the article here.
August 14, 2015
Congratulations to Marsha Linehan for being honored the National Alliance on Mental Illness Scientific Research Award! She is being recognized for her dedication to the development and evaluation of evidence-based treatments for high suicide risk, multi-diagnostic and difficult to treat populations. The award honors those who inspire hope through research.
April 9, 2015
This recent article in the New York Times features DBT Skills from a client’s perspective as he worked to create a life worth living. No Longer Wanting to Die – Will Lippincott
September 29, 2014
Dr. Marsha Linehan was featured in Sarah Spain’s September 22nd article on rehabilitating domestic violence offenders in the NFL. Read more here.
March 3, 2014
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…
August 22, 2012
Marsha Linehan is the recipient of the 2012 American Psychological Foundation (APF) Gold Medal Award for Lifetime Achievement in the Application of Psychology. This award recognizes distinguished and enduring records of accomplishments in four areas of psychology: The application of psychology, the practice of psychology, psychology in the public interest and the science of psychology….