Author: Brianna Johnson

COVID-19

In light of rapidly changing circumstances driven by the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and our desire to help protect our community, we have made the difficult decision to transition the vast majority of clinical services to telehealth effective

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Now Hiring for Our Eating Disorder Program

Full-Time Clinical Positions at Portland DBT Institute 10.31.2019 Portland DBT Institute (PDBTI) is located in the heart of Portland, Oregon. We are a free-standing, outpatient clinic that serves both public and private sectors. We are an interdisciplinary team that places

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NEW, DBT-adherent Eating Disorder Intensive Outpatient Program

Portland DBT Institute is pleased to announce the opening of a DBT-adherent Intensive Outpatient Program for the Treatment of Eating Disorders. This program is intended to provide a higher level of care treatment option for adults struggling with an eating

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About CBT and DBT for eating disorder treatment, by Charlotte Thomas, LCSW

PDBTI’s program manager for our Path to Mindful Eating Program, Charlotte Thomas, LCSW, has authored a wonderful article for more-love.org Check it out! About CBT and DBT for eating disorder treatment, by Charlotte W. Thomas, LCSW

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Portland DBT Institute Commitment to Inclusivity and Diversity

To our DBT community here in Portland and around the world, In light of the recent political events which have highlighted a climate of intolerance and hate in many of our communities, we affirm our belief that all persons are

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DBT Training Calendar

 

(Exclusive One-Day) Evidence-Based and Family-Focused Practices in the Treatment of Adolescent Substance Abuse
February 23, 2024
Cindy Schaeffer, PhD


DBT in a Nutshell for Adolescents and Caregivers
February 29 - March 1, 2024
Ashley Maliken, PhD, DBT-LBC


DBT for People with Substance Use Disorders
March 7-8, 2024
Pam Buck, PhD, DBT-LBC


(Free CE Hour) Working Well with LGBTQ+ Clients in DBT
March 13, 2024
Kim Skerven, PhD, ABPP, DBT-LBC


(Exclusive One-Day) DBT and Chronic Pain: A Dialectical Workshop on Treating Sensory Dysregulation
March 15, 2024
Deborah Barrett, PhD, LCSW


DBT in a Nutshell: Treating Multi-Diagnostic, Complex Individuals
March 21-22, 2024
Jason Fritts, LCSW, DBT-LBC


Ethics, Boundaries of Competence, Avoiding Harm, and Risk Management: Working Well with the Suicidal Patient
April 5, 2024
Andrew White, PhD, ABPP, DBT-LBC


(Free CE Hour) Protecting Youth Online: Clinical and Legal Perspectives on Social Media and Online Risk-Taking
April 10, 2024
Caitlin R. Costello, MD


(Exclusive One-Day) Maximizing your Therapeutic Toolbox: An Intro to the Unified Protocol for Adolescents
April 12, 2024
Niza Tonarely-Busto, PhD


Diving into DBT Skills
April 25-26, 2024
April Sobieralski, PhD, DBT-LBC


(Free CE Hour) Navigating the Substance Use Disorder Landscape
May 8, 2024
K. Michelle Peavy, PhD, MAC, SUDP


Optimizing Eating Disorder Treatments with DBT
May 20-21, 2024
Amy Kalasunas, LPCC-S, CCMHC
Dean Malec, PhD


(Exclusive One-Day) DBT for LGBTQ+ Clients
June 7, 2024
Kim Skerven, PhD, ABPP, DBT-LBC Jake Camp, DClinPsy


Diving into DBT Skills for Adolescents and Caregivers
June 13-14, 2024
Jamie Bedics, PhD, DBT-LBC


DBT Comprehensive Implementation & Training Intensive (CITI) Part I
October 7-9 & 15-16, 2024
Andrew White, PhD, ABPP, DBT-LBC
Erica Tan, PsyD, DBT-LBC


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