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Dialectical Behaviour Therapy - Part D

Description and Learning Objectives​

​Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: Supervised Applications is a practical, hands on course designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills in DBT through supervision of videotapes or audiotapes from the participants’ own practice.  The aim of this course is to help clinicians apply DBT strategies to their individual sessions, whether or not the clinician is involved in or plans to implement a comprehensive DBT program.  Each session will consist of small group case supervision.
 
The pre-requisite for this course is “DBT: Problem Based Learning”.
 

Target Audience

​This course is designed for people who want to treat individuals using DBT techniques.  Participants are expected to be applying DBT with one or more patients. The pre-requisite for this course is DBT: Problem Based Learning.
 

Time/Date/Location

To Be Determined
 
8 Evening Sessions
 
 
6:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
 
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health
33 Russell Street, Toronto, Ontario
 
 

Delivery Method

​In Class
 

Cost

To Be Announced
 
Cancellations and Refunds
A $100.00 handling fee will be deducted upon cancellation. Refund requests by fax or email must be received 2 weeks before start date. In addition, The fees are non transferable.
 
 
Cancellation of Courses
Should this course be cancelled for any reason CAMH is not responsible for lost monies for accommodations, flights or other incidentals.
 

Faculty

Carmen Wiebe, MD, FRCPC is a staff psychiatrist in the Borderline Personality Disorder Clinic at CAMH, and Assistant Professor in Psychiatry at the University of Toronto. She offers individual therapy, group skills training and medication management within the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy program. She coordinates University of Toronto psychiatry resident exposure to Dialectical Behaviour Therapy. She also teaches extensively across Ontario on BPD and DBT, and has received three teaching awards in Continuing Mental Health Education.
 
Robert J. Cardish, MD, FRCPC is the Senior Psychiatrist in the CAMH BPD Clinic and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto.  With over 20 years experience in treating BPD, he has practiced DBT for five years.  He is a co-investigator in the Canadian Institutes of Health Research multi-site trial of treatments for BPD and has given numerous presentations on BPD.
 
Shelley McMain, Ph.D., C. Psych is a researcher, clinician, and educator. As Head of the Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) Clinic at CAMH and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at U of T, she has published on Dialectical Behaviour Therapy, personality disorders, the treatment of people diagnosed with concurrent disorders and psychotherapy research. A frequent speaker on DBT, she offers consultation to hospitals on the co-ordination of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy services.  
 

Requirements /  Prerequisites

Intermediate Level Training
* Participants are expected to be applying DBT with at least one patient.
 

Certification/Credits

 ​DBT: Problem Based Learning qualifies as part of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Certificate Program. For more information, please contact Shira Green at 416-535-8501 ext. 6683 or e-mail shira.green@camh.ca

Accreditation

 For more information, please contact Shira Green at 416-535-8501 ext. 6683 or e-mail shira.green@camh.ca
 

Affiliation/Partnership

​University of Toronto
 

Course Resources

​The reading requirements for this course are Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder by Marsha Linehan.
 

Registration

Registration closed
 
Cancellations and Refunds
 A $75.00 handling fee will be deducted upon cancellation. Refund requests by fax or email must be received 2 weeks before start date.
 
Cancellation of Courses
CAMH reserves the right to cancel any program due to under-enrolment, or any course due to work stoppages, instructor illness or inclement weather. If a course is cancelled CAMH is responsible for refunding only the course fee.
 

Contact

For more information please contact:
Janey Haggart
Education Assistant
Tel. 416-535-8501 x 6021
fax. 416-595-6617
janey.haggart@camh.ca
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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