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Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills

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Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Sisson Room

347 Burnham Street

Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5

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Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills
Cheryl Robinson and Katie Lamport | FourCAST

Date:

October 25 & 26, 2018 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM EST

Location:

Peterborough Lions Community Centre | Sisson Room
347 Burnham St.
Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5

Course Description:

This two-day interactive workshop will be delivered through the Question of Care project, in collaboration with FourCAST. Participants will have the opportunity to practice DBT skills, and will leave with practical tools they can apply in their workplace. The workshop is intended for social workers, addiction counsellors, mental health case managers, nurses, shelter workers, or anyone in a helping profession.

Facilitator Biographies:

Katie Lamport has been working in the social service field for the past fourteen years and has been in a Concurrent Disorder Counselling setting for twelve years. She has implemented Dialectical Behaviour therapy skills in counselling sessions, over the phone and in groups. Katie developed a 16 week group focused on DBT skills for clients seeking relapse prevention support.

Cheryl Robinson is a Registered Psychotherapist and has been working within the Concurrent Disorder field for the past thirteen years. She has been teaching and coaching clients with DBT skills in counselling sessions as well as training staff on the skills within her agency.

Core Competencies Covered:

  • Understanding Substance Use
  • Understanding Concurrent Disorders
  • Client-Centered Change
  • Client Referral
  • Client Service Orientation
  • Collaboration and Network Building
  • Counselling
  • DBT Skills
  • Creativity and Innovation

Interactive Elements Included:

  • Handouts
  • Power point
  • Small group discussions
  • Large group discussions
  • Videos
  • Brainstorms
  • Slinky demonstration
  • Game (Judgments)
  • Self-Soothing exercise – 15 minutes

Learn more here.

Tickets are sold on a cost-recovery basis. Bursaries are available upon request. Coffee, tea, and snacks are included.

Please note that our trainings are designed specifically for helping professionals.

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347 Burnham Street

Peterborough, ON K9H 1T5

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