RECERT - - DBT with the substance use disorder

Thursday, October 10, 2019, 09:00am - 04:00pm

Contact Lissette Bacharde @ 732-254-3344 ext. 114


This class will include an overview of Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) which was developed for individuals with substance dependence and borderline personality disorder. It will also feature a comparison with other treatments; a discussion on addiction as a brain and behavioral disorder; how DBT has been used to assist individuals who are diagnosed with depression, and the use of DBT and borderline personality disorders.  Students will learn how this new therapy is being used to assist individual with substance abuse diagnosis challenge, the cravings and desires to use drugs, and addictive behaviors. 


Instructor: Pascale Augustin, LCSW, LCADC, CCS

Registrations are now closed


Middlesex County Fire Academy,
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