Category: Uncategorized

PDBTI closed Memorial Day, Monday May 27th

PDBTI will be closed in observance of Memorial Day, Monday May 27th. All groups and individual therapy will resume as scheduled  Tuesday May 28th. If you have questions regarding scheduling please contact your individual therapist or group leader. Please enjoy

Posted in Uncategorized

Friends and Family Members! Please join us for an intimate evening with Valerie Porr

Valerie Porr, MA, is an internationally renowned expert on BPD and principle-based family psychoeducation Tuesday May 28th, 2019 6:30pm to 8:30pm Location McMenamins Kennedy School 5736 NE 33rd Ave Portland, OR 97211 503-249-3983 Presented by Valerie Porr, MA Author of the ABCT

Posted in Uncategorized

Introducing Teen and Family Summer DBT Intensive

In this twice-weekly skills group for teens aged 13 to 18 and their parents, families will learn and practice DBT skills in an interactive peer supported setting. Participants learn DBT skills in a multifamily group on Thursdays and review those

Posted in Uncategorized

Register NOW for our Young Adult Summer DBT Intensive!

In this this twice-weekly skills group geared for young adults aged 18-25, clients have the opportunity to learn and practice DBT skills in an interactive, peer-based setting. This 12-week intensive course is the perfect option for young adults needing a

Posted in Uncategorized

Post-Doctoral positions at Portland DBT Institute for 2019

We are actively recruiting three psychologist residents to join our team in Fall 2019. Located in the heart of Portland, Oregon, Portland DBT Institute (PDBTI) is a vibrant clinic community providing comprehensive DBT clinical services, as well as training, supervision,

Posted in Uncategorized

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

Posted in Uncategorized

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

Posted in Uncategorized

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

Posted in Uncategorized

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

Posted in Uncategorized

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

Posted in Uncategorized

DBT Training Calendar

SPECIAL EVENTS

Shame in BPD: An Intimate Evening with Valerie Porr, MA
Tuesday May 28th, 2019 | 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Valerie Porr, MA

Mindfulness and Meditation Retreat For DBT Therapists
Friday, October 4th, through Monday, October 7th, 2019
Cedar Koons, MSW

DBT CITI: Comprehensive Implementation & Training Initiative
DBT CITI PART I: October 25th through 29th, 2019


Friends and Family Workshop
Saturday June 8th, 2019 | 9am to 12pm

Friends and Family Workshop
Saturday July 13th, 2019 | 9am to 12pm

DBT in a Nutshell
August 15th and 16th, 2019
Erica Tan, PsyD

Diving Deep into DBT Skills:
An Overview of the New and Old DBT Skills
September 26th and 27th, 2019
Daphna Peterson, LCSW

DBT for Substance Abusers
May 7th and 8th, 2019
Linda Dimeff, PhD

See More

News & Updates

Get Started With Us

Considering therapy at Portland DBT Institute?

Click below to get started.

Get Started

DBT-LBC Certified Clinicians

We are proud to have clinicians certified by the Linehan Board of Certification, the most stringent certification available regarding the practice of DBT.

Learn More

Friends and Family Workshop

If your friend or family member is living with Borderline Personality Disorder or another disorder that involves emotional dysregulation, please join us for our next Friends and Family Workshop.

Learn More