I just spent the last few hours researching and reading about all the candidates for all offices and sent in my mail-in ballot for the Florida Primary which is due August 28th, 2018 and takes 5 days to get there!
Just received our Time special edition of “Great Scientists: The Geniuses and Visionaries Who Transformed Our World.” Marsha Linehan, the founder and creator of Dialectical Behavior Therapy is in there with Jonas Salk , Marie Curie, Louis Pasteur, Charles Darwin,
Marsha Linehan, the creator of DBT is one of the scientists profiled in the 2018 special edition of Time Magazine’s feature on the great scientists of our time – people of vision who have changed the course of their fields.
NEABPD is hosting on May 22nd at 12p.m. ET: Congressional Briefing: Engaging and Supporting Families in Suicide Prevention, a Critical Link in Saving Lives Families of suicide attempters are themselves traumatized by suicidal behavior. Like clinicians, they too need skills
Can teens be diagnosed with BPD? What are the rates of BPD in college populations? How does having a parent with BPD affect kids? What is the most recent research about effectiveness of DBT with teens? Listen to these and
Come learn how to implement DBT into your practice! This is the only training scheduled thus far for this year. Other more advanced trainings will be scheduled but attendees will need this introduction training to attend. Link HERE for more
Advanced Recovery Systems is hosting my presentation of an overview of the DBT adaptations for working with people with BPD and other Severe Emotional/Behavioral Disorders who also struggle with Substance Abuse. To register, please go to tampacontinuingeducationmarch.eventbrite.com
Child Mind Institute has some other great information on teen and children mental health issues, too. https://childmind.org/article/borderline-personality-disorder/
This month I was invited to present on Supervision at the Association of Social Work Board (ASWB) North America Social Work Board Regulators Conference in Nevada. The theme of the conference was on how to increase Social Work Competency (from