DBT Skills Manual for Adolescents


Product Description

Published USA, 2015
Jill Rathus and Alec Miller have trained professionals in dialectical behaviour therapy for many years. This manual provides tools for treating adolescents with emotional or behavioural problems of any level of severity. Clinicians are guided step-by-step to teach teenagers and parents five sets of skills:

- Mindfulness
- Distress Tolerance
- Walking the Middle Path: A Family-Based Module
- Emotion Regulation
- Interpersonal Effectiveness

The books includes session outlines, teaching notes, discussion points, examples, homework assignments and 85 reproducible handouts. Purchasers also get access to a web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.

Jill Rathus is Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at Long Island University.
Large-format paperback. 392 pages