The Institute’s Comprehensive DBT Program

The Institute provides Comprehensive DBT treatment. The Comprehensive DBT program “adheres” to the highly structured model researched by Dr. Linehan. We currently offer DBT programs for girls in middle school and high school, as well as young adult women. Our program for middle school or teen girls includes a parent skills group as well, designed…

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Frequently Asked Questions about Comprehensive Individualized Assessment for Girls and Teens

Neuropsychological, Cognitive, Educational, and Psychological Testing 1. What is a Comprehensive Individualized Assessment?  There are many reasons to consider an assessment for yourself or your daughter.  Our Comprehensive Individualized Assessment can include neuropsychological, cognitive, educational, and/or psychological testing, depending on what is needed.  We individualize each assessment protocol to address the particular questions to be…

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Frequently Asked Questions about Comprehensive Individualized Assessment for Adults

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Neuropsychological, Cognitive, Educational, and Psychological Testing 1. What is a Comprehensive Individualized Assessment?  There are many reasons to consider a comprehensive assessment.  Our Comprehensive Individualized Assessment can include neuropsychological, cognitive, educational, and/or psychological testing, depending on what is needed.  We individualize each assessment protocol to address the particular questions you would like answered. We will…

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Readings for Professionals on Dialectical Behavior Therapy and other Mindfulness Oriented Approaches

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Published Abstracts from Randomized Controlled Trials Evans, K., Tyrer, P., Catalan, J., Schmidt, U., Davidson, K., Dent, J., Tata, P., Thornton, S., Barber, J., & Thompson, S. (1999). Manual-Assisted Cognitive-Behavior Therapy (MACT): A randomized controlled trial of a brief intervention with bibliotherapy in the treatment of recurrent deliberate self-harm. Psychological Medicine, 29, 19-25. Investigated the…

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Adherent DBT Program

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THE INSTITUTE’S ADHERENT DBT PROGRAM The Institute provides two types of DBT programs: Adherent DBT and DBT-informed treatment.  Adherent DBT consists of 4 critical components that correspond to the evidence-based model developed and researched by Dr. Marsha Linehan and her colleagues at the University of Washington. Adherent DBT consists of 4 components: • Individual Psychotherapy…

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