Author: Chris Williams

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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Full-Time Licensed Therapist with Teen and Family Therapy Experience – Positions Available

Full-Time Clinical Positions at Portland DBT Institute 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 high

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Full-Time Licensed Therapist with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Experience – Positions Available

Full-Time Clinical Positions at Portland DBT Institute 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 high

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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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We’re Hiring!

We are always looking for passionate and talented behaviorally focused licensed providers to join our team.  We provide comprehensive training and supervision services, and a supportive, lively environment to work in! Portland DBT Institute (PDBTI) is located in the heart of

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Marsha Linehan, PhD, Receives Lifetime Achievement Award from ABCT

Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, provided her Lifetime Achievement Award address to the Association for Behavior and Cognitive Therapy (ABCT) at this year’s annual conference. Dr. Linehan was nominated for the award by PDBTI Institute Director, Linda Dimeff, PhD. Dr. Dimeff’s

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DBT Training Calendar

(Free CE Hour) Building a Life Worth Living with Structure and Work
October 12th, 2022
Natalie Dunn, BA

DBT for Adolescents and Families
October 20th-21st, 2022
Erica Tan, PsyD

DBT for People with Substance Use Disorders
November 2nd-4th, 2022
Linda Dimeff, PhD

 (Free CE Hour) Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Psychosis
November 9th, 2022
Maggie Mullen, LCSW, DBT-LBC

(Free CE Hour)When the chaos settles in DBT: Moving to treat quality of life interfering mental health problems
January 11th, 2023
Christopher Conley, DSW, RSW

DBT in a Nutshell: Treating Multi-Diagnostic, Complex Individuals
January 26th-27th, 2023
Jason Fritts, LCSW

Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Psychosis
January 27th, 2023
Maggie Mullen, LCSW, DBT-LBC

(Free CE Hour) Antiracism in Clinical Practice
February 8th, 2023
Faria Kamal, PhD

Diving into DBT Skills: An Overview of the New and Old DBT Skills
February 16th-17th, 2023
Jason Fritts, LCSW

Optimizing the Engine of DBT Individual Therapy
February 23rd-24th, 2023
Erica Tan, PsyD

DBT CITI: Comprehensive Implementation & Training Intensive
March 1st-3rd(In-person or Virtual) & 9th-10th(Virtual), 2023
Andrew White, PhD, ABPP
Christopher Conley, DSW, RSW

Antiracism in Clinical Practice
March 16th, 2023
Faria Kamal, Ph.D

Working Well with the Suicidal Patient: Ethics, Boundaries of Competence, Avoiding Harm, and Risk Management 
March 17th, 2023
Andrew White, PhD

When the chaos settles: Moving to treat common mental health problems within DBT stage I
March 23rd-24th, 2023
Christopher Conley, DSW, RSW

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