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Richmond, Vic 3121

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An introduction to dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) - 2 day Workshop in July

This 2-day workshop will provide an overview of the theory and principles of DBTSkills:core mindfulness,distress tolerance,emotionr egulation,and interpersonal effectiveness.This workshop is suitable for all mental health clinicians new to DBT as well as those with prior experience.

Day 1 looks at the key aspects of acceptance and change, with a deeper look into validation as well as behaviour change principles.

Day 2 covers the fundamentals dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) as well as the practical applications of treatment.

Presenters: Marianne Weddell, and Zoe Gibbs

Marianne Weddell is a Clinical Psychologist with 20 experiences in public and private setting treating a wide range of disorders, managing teams, training staff and supervising/mentoring clinicians. She has a special interest and significant experience with Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), in particular developing service and family systems to work effectively in this space. Marianne is excited to have recently joined the therapeutic community at Spectrum in the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) program and as a senior clinician in the Workforce Development Team. She believes in therapy as a tool to help people understand themselves, their passions and build a life worth living.

Zoe Gibbs is a Senior Clinical Psychologist at Spectrum where she divides her time between providing DBT treatment, developing services for young people with BPD, and providing secondary consultation and workforce development. She has recently joined Spectrum after spending the past few years working at the Maudsley hospital in London where she specialised in DBT for adolescents. Zoe has a longstanding interest in providing treatment to young people with BPD.

Who should register? Mental health clinicians and other professionals working with people with personality disorders.

Cost: $440 (Payable by credit card only).

Lunch: A light lunch including a vegetarian selection is provided.

Cancellation policy: If your circumstances change and you no longer can attend this event after you have registered please email spectrumtraining@easternhealth.org.au no later than one (1) week prior to the event to cancel and/or be issued with a full refund. A refund will not be issued if notification has not been received within this time frame and you will be required to pay for the event.

General enquiries: Spectrum on (03) 8413 8750 or email spectrumtraining@easternhealth.org.au

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