DBT Skills Part 1 of 4-Friday, October 23, 2020, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
VIRTUAL TRAINING-DBT Skills Part 1 of 4-Friday, October 23, 2020, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
This Training is VIRTUAL.
Friday, October 23, 2020, 9:00 AM—4:00 PM
DBT Skills Part 1 of 4- with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
DBT Skills Part One will cover the treatment elements of DBT, The Bio-Social Theory of personality disorders, how DBT can be applied in a variety of clinical settings, and the first skills module, Core Mindfulness.
Following this training, participants will be able to:
- Describe components of DBT including the biosocial theory and who benefits from the treatment
- Describe the role and function of DBT skills groups, individual therapy, DBT coaching, and the consultation team
- Demonstrate the Core Mindfulness skills
Jennifer Eaton, M.S., LMHC, is the Director of DBT Training and Consultation for Open Sky Community Services. In this capacity, Ms. Eaton provides training and consultation to agencies across the country. Ms. Eaton has extensive experience providing DBT treatment and has supervised clinicians and interns.
Ms. Eaton is a certified DBT clinician with the DBT-Linehan Board of Certification. She was intensively trained in DBT by Dr. Charles Swenson and completed Advanced Intensive Training under Dr. Marsha Linehan, the developer of DBT. Ms. Eaton holds a masters degree in clinical psychology. Ms. Eaton has presented numerous times at the annual ISITDBT Conference, and at various local and national conferences.
Ms. Eaton maintains a private practice specializing in DBT.
Ms. Eaton has provided training and consultation to the following schools: Algonquin Regional High School, Ashland, Assabet Valley Collaborative, Bellingham, Blackstone, Blackstone Valley Tech, Boston Public Schools, Dover-Sherborn, Fairfield CT, Framingham State University, Greenwich CT, Hollis NH, Hudson, Marlborough, Mendon-Upton Regional Schools, Milford, Millis, Nashoba Regional, Reading, Scituate, Wachusett Regional, Westborough and Westport CT.
In addition, Ms. Eaton has consulted and trained many organizations including: Alabama Mentoring Network, Baycove Human Services, Community Counseling of Bristol County, Denver Health Systems, Devereux, The Family Resource Centers, Framingham State University, Harvard-Vanguard Behavioral Health, The Key Program, Massachusetts Department of Youth Services, The Mental Health Association of Lowell, New York State Office of Development Disabilities, Taunton State Hospital, The Women’s Recovery From Alcohol Program and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.