ISITDBT 2015 Program

NOVEMBER 12, 2015

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8:00 – 8:30 Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 – 8:40 Welcome (Lynn McFarr, Ph.D.)
8:40 – 8:50 Mindfulness (Kelly Graling, Ph.D. & Jessica Schneider, Psy.D.)

8:50 – 10:15 Research Presentations

  • Adapting DBT for Pre-Adolescent Children with Severe Emotional and Behavioral Dysregulation: Feasibility and Preliminary Efficacy Trials (Francheska Perepletchikova, Ph.D., Donald Nathanson, LCSW Weill Cornell Medical College)
  • Computerized Trans-Diagnostic Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Training for Emotion Dysegulation (Anita Lungu, Ph.D., Chelsey Wilks, M.S., Garret Zieve, B.Sc., Maya Krek B.Sc., Aleen Potts B.Sc., Hannah Lessing, B.Sc., Marivi Navarro, Ph.D., Marsha Linehan, Ph.D., University of Washington)
  • The Effect of Therapist Use of Validation Strategies on Change in Client Emotion in Individual DBT Treatment Sessions (Amanda Carson-Wong, Christopher D. Hughes, Shireen L. Rizvi, Rutgers University)

10:15 – 10:30 Break

10:30 – 12:15 Clinical Workshops (attendees to choose one of the following):

  • Purpose, Presence, and Flow: the Application of DBT’s Principles to Challenging Situations and Moments in Psychotherapy (Charlie Swenson, M.D., UMass Medical School)  Salon A5
  • Therapy Interfering Behaviors (TIBs) in Phone Coaching (Julie Snyder, Psy.D., CBT California/DBT California, Julie Orris, Psy.D., CBT California/DBT California, and Kelly Graling, Ph.D., Cognitive Behavioral Consultants)  Room 4M
  • Cultural Diversity in DBT (Suhadee Henriquez, LCSW; Lisa Bolden, Psy.D., Harbor UCLA Medical Center: Marcus Rodriquez, M.A., Duke University)  Room 4J
  • DBT Problem-Solving in Action: Solving Common Therapist Errors in Behavioral Analyses (Dr Michaela Swales, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Bangor University UK, Director British Isles DBT Training Team, & Preseident, Society for DBT in UK & Ireland; Heidi Heard, Consultant, private practice)  Room 4A

12:15 – 1:30 Lunch on your own

1:30 – 1:45 DBT Sing-A-Long Surprise

1:45 – 3:35 Clinical Seminar (for all conference attendees)

  • DBT In Action: Running Team (Alan Fruzzetti, Ph.D., University of Nevada, Reno)

3:35-3:45 Better Hours, Better Days, Finding Hope with DBT (Will Lippincott)

3:45 – 4:00 Break

4:00 – 5:00 Annual Address by Marsha Linehan, Ph.D., ABPP

5:00 – 5:15 Closing

5:15 – 6:30 Poster Presentations and Cocktail Reception

For 2015, Behavioral Tech, LLC will be the CE Sponsor for ISIDBT. You must purchase Continuing Education credits prior to the Conference in order to receive those credits. ISITDBT and BTECH will not be able to issue CE credits after the conference to participants who did not purchase them. The required Approval Statements and Continuing Education Information are as follows:

Please remember to sign in & sign out to document your attendance. Only participants with 100% attendance will receive credit: Partial Credit will not be offered.

This offering meets the requirements for the following hours by discipline. Licensing/continuing education requirements vary by state. Please contact your state’s regulatory authority to verify if this course meets your licensing/continuing education requirements. Inquiries regarding CE for other disciplines not listed may be directed to Behavioral Tech at (206) 675-8589 or via email at ceinfo@behavioraltech.org

Mental Health Counselors: Behavioral Tech has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 5885. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Behavioral Tech is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs. Behavioral Tech has allocated 6.75 clock hours for this activity.

Nurses: Behavioral Tech, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Behavioral Tech designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Continuing Medical Education is accepted by the ANCC for nursing certification renewal. At the end of the event, each Nurse must complete and sign the provided form to record the number of credits claimed. Keep one copy & return the other copy to Behavioral Tech.

Psychiatrists: Behavioral Tech, LLC is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Behavioral Tech designates this educational activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. At the end of the event, each Physician must complete and sign the provided form to record the number of credits claimed. Keep one copy & return the other copy to Behavioral Tech.

*This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Behavioral Tech, LLC (BTECH) and the International Society for the Improvement and Teaching of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (ISITDBT). BTECH is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Psychologists: Behavioral Tech, LLC is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. Behavioral Tech maintains responsibility for the program and its content. Behavioral Tech has allocated 6.75 hours of CE within APA guidelines.

Social Workers: Behavioral Tech, LLC is approved by the NASW, Washington State   Chapter, Provider Number 1975-166, to offer continuing education for Certified Social Workers, Marriage and Family Therapists, and Mental Health Counselors. Behavioral Tech has allocated 6.75 Continuing Education hours for this activity.

Social Workers (Illinois): Behavioral Tech, LLC will apply to have this program approved by the State Of Illinois Department Of Financial And Professional Regulation for 6.75 continuing education hours.

Please view full CE information and the list of presenters and their bio statements at www.isitdbt.net

Presenters: Lynn McFarr, PhD, Jessica Schneider, PsyD, Francheska Perepletchikova, PhD, Donald Nathanson, LCSW, Anita Lungu, PhD, Chelsey Wilks, MS, Garret Zieve, Maya Krek, Aleen Potts, Hannah Lessing, Marivi Navarro, Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, ABPP, Amanda Carson-Wong, Christopher D. Hughes, Shireen L. Rizvi, PhD, ABPP, Charlie Swenson, MD, Julie Orris, PsyD, Kelly Graling, PhD, Suhadee Henriquez, LCSW, Lisa Bolden, PsyD, Marcus Rodriquez, MA, Michaela Swales, PhD, Heidi Heard, PhD, Alan Fruzzetti, PhD