Thank you everyone to the outstanding poster contributions we received this year.  Congratulations to everyone who was selected:

Borderline Personality Features and the Use of Emotion Regulation
Strategies to Cope with Social Rejection
Sara B. Austin, Katherine L. Dixon-Gordon, & Alexander L. Chapman

Emotional coherence in response to social rejection: The effect of
emotion regulation strategies.
Angelina Yiu, Katherine Dixon-Gordon, Matthew Wakefield, Alexander L.
Chapman, & M. Zachary Rosenthal

The Emotion Regulation Effect of Experimentally Induced Pain on
Individuals with a History of Non-Suicidal Self-Injury.
Errinn A. Bixby & Milton Z. Brown

Reduced Anger Levels with the Use of the Relationship Effectiveness
Skills: GIVE and DEAR MAN in Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
Maria Leon, Caitlin Torres, Elizabeth Dalton, Elizabeth Corpstein, & Harry Um

Outpatient DBT-A: Comparison of Treatment Outcomes in Two Skills
Training Group Formats.
Colleen M. Cowperthwait, Cynthia Ramirez, & Lorie Ritschel

Examining Clinician Attitudes related to using Prolonged Exposure for
Individuals with Co-Occuring Borderline Personality Disorder and
Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
Lauren Jackson, Kristen Leishman, Carolyn Davies, Rachel Fried,
Melanie S. Harned, & Lynn M. McFarr

Does Antisocial Personality Disorder affect DBT effectiveness? An
exploratory analysis.
Chelsey Wilks, Seth R. Axelrod, Maria V. Navarro-Haro, André Ivanoff,
Kathryn E. Korslund, Thomas R. Lynch, & Marsha M. Linehan

An examination of the validity of the Inventory of Interpersonal
Problems – Borderline Personality Disorder Scale (IIP-BPD).
Brianna Godfrey & Nicholas Salsman

Factors Related to Dialectical Behavior Therapy Attrition in
Individuals with Borderline Personality Disorder.
Lindsay Feinman, Paul J. Meller, Jennifer H. Byrnes, & Alyssa Conigliaro

The Effects of a DBT Informed Partial Hospital Program on: Depression,
Anxiety, Hopelessness, and Degree of Suffering.
John E. Lothes II, Kirk D. Mochrie, & Jane St. John

Emotion Regulation Skills: A Mediator Between Impulse Control and Self-Harm.
Kelly L. LeMaire, Mary-Catherine Nimphius, Dane Whicker, Lynne M.
Rosenberg, Gabriela A. Nagy, Natasha Najar, & Kimberly Skerven

Dialectical Behavior Therapy for School Refusal: Proof of Concept and
Pilot Study.
Lauren Bonavitacola, Shireen L. Rizvi, Elaina A. Zendegui, & Brian C. Chu

Understanding the Relationship Between Perfectionism, Non-Suicidal
Self Injury, and Suicidality: the Mediating Role of Shame.
Michael Izadi, Milton Brown, & Derek Ray

The role of shame and self-punishing thoughts in self-inflicted injury.
Jocelyn McCullough, Natalie Jones, Joscelyn Rompogren, & Milton Brown

The Influence of Shame on Binge Eating Behaviors.
Keri Ann Abdullah, Natalie Jones, Carolyn Huntley, & Milton Brown

Emotion Dysregulation as a Mediator of the Relationship between
Borderline Personality Features and Feelings of Perceived
Burdensomeness and Thwarted Belongingness.
Keyne C. Law, Jessica S. Ferreira, Michael D. Anestis, & Alexander L. Chapman

Examining the interaction between personality disorder, mood
induction, and state emotion dysregulation in a laboratory context.
Lauren Borges & Amy Naugle

Difficulties with emotion regulation and alexithymia as predictive of
Avoidant Personality Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Personality
Lauren Borges & Amy Naugle

Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital and Emergency Room Utilization Before,
During, and After Enrollment in an adult DBT Day Hospital Intensive
Outpatient Program.
Rachel Litwin, Elizabeth LoTempio, & Seth Axelrod

Association between Distress Tolerance, Empathic Personal Distress,
and Borderline Personality Features in Undergraduates.
Emily J. Markman, Diana P.F. Montague, & Stephanie B. Mattei

“Waiting Well” in a Free Standing Comprehensive DBT Program:
Development and Evaluation of the DBT Enhanced Skills Training
Andrew White, Jesse Homan, Kathryn Patrick, & Linda Dimeff

The Effect of Emotion Suppression versus Acceptance on Emotion Differentiation.
Matthew A. Wakefield, Angelina Yiu, Sara B. Austin, Katherine
Dixon-Gordon, Alexander L. Chapman, & M. Zachary Rosenthal

An Examination of the Personal Limits Protocol for Interpersonally Challenging Behaviors.
Maggie Gorraiz, Ph.D., Suzanne Decker, Ph.D., and Seth Axelrod, Ph.D.

Looking forward to seeing you soon!

Lynn McFarr