Welcome to the Tampa Bay Center for Cognitive Behavior Therapy

Nancy Gordon, Founder
Nancy Gordon, Founder

The Road to Dialectical Behavior Therapy

From Nancy Gordon, Founder of TBC for CBT

My quest to provide exceptional, quality mental health care started with the phenomenal training I received during my MSW education and internships at U. Denver, Simmons and McLean Hospital in 1983-1985.  There, I was exposed to the best clinical education, and cutting edge programs and supervisors.

I had the good fortune to be able to continue to grow professionally while working alongside some of the most remarkable doctors, social workers and psychologists I’ve ever met at the Brattleboro Retreat in Brattleboro, VT.  Due to the liberal continuing education funding we were allowed, and because the Retreat was a renowned center for providing continuing education programs I was privy to be able to enhance my learning to a degree that is unmatched by most of my peers.  In 1996 I attended a one-day orientation to Dialectical Behavior Therapy that was being provided in an adolescent state-run program in Massachusetts.  Continue Reading…



Thank you, I am especially thankful for all of you !! I recommend you to all my friends. You have been the answer to my prayers for my girls. Forever in your debt.

From a mom Nov. 2018

I want to thank you, Nancy.  Although we still have the roller coaster in our lives and are grateful for him, I choose, (most days) to just observe and pray for him.  He is actually doing well in most areas

From a mom from the Family Education and Support Program. (FESP)