Science is Magic that Works…
Basically, DBT maintains that some people, due to invalidating environments in their lives and biological factors, experience unyielding suffering. Pain + nonaccepteance = suffering.
With its roots in Zen mindfulness, DBT applies strategies to balance acceptance and change. DBT is a method for teaching skills that will help in this task and build a life worth living.
What we can help with…
DBT is scientifically validated treatment for the following:
- Borderline Personality Disorder
- Depression (major depression, postpartum, depression treatment resistant depression)
- Maladaptive/ compulsive behaviors (internet/drug and alcohol misuse, overeating, binging, restricting, over spending)
- Chronic and high risk suicidality
Who we treat:
- College Students