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PDBTI Snow Closure February 20th, 2018

We will be closing for the rest of the day Tuesday February 20th, 2018 due to snow and driving conditions. We will update the website if the closure continues on to Wednesday February 21st. If you have any questions please contact

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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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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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Coming Soon! New East Side Pilot for Enhanced Skills Training (EST)!

Portland DBT Institute, in collaboration with the Multnomah County Health Department, and The Multnomah County Rockwood Health Center, are working together to provide full fidelity DBT services and specialty mental health services to the residents of East County. Location Rockwood Community Health Center 2020 SE 182nd Portland,

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Now Hiring for Our Eating Disorder Program

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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Heal THRIVE Grow Behavioral Health

We are pleased to announce the opening of our sister clinic Heal THRIVE Grow Behavioral Health, Inc., a private practice group in Portland, OR serving adults and adolescents. THRIVE provides cognitive-behavioral therapies for a wide range of problems including: Depression Anxiety Sleep

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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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