DBT Therapeutic Activity Ideas for Working with Teens


Product Description

Published USA, 2018
This workbook presents an overview of the four skill modules of DBT: mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotion regulation and interpersonal effectiveness. The skills used in these modules can be logged and monitored through the tick lists and diary cards provided and help to regulate strong emotional responses which can lead to impulsivity, unstable relationships, low self-image and reactive emotions. There are numerous fun and clear doodles, activities and worksheets included as well as vignettes, individualized homework sheets and teaching notes for clinicians. The book is useful in working with teenagers suffering from borderline personality disorder, depression, anxiety and other emotional sensitivities.

Carol Lozier is a clinical social worker in Kentucky.
Large-format paperback. 198 pages