DBT Skills Part 4 of 4-Friday, January 22, 2021, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
VIRTUAL TRAINING-DBT Skills Part 4 of 4-Friday, January 22, 2021, 9:00 AM-4:00 PM with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
This Training is VIRTUAL.
Friday, January 22, 2021, 9:00 AM—4:00 PM
DBT Skills Part Four with Jennifer Eaton, LMHC
DBT Skills Part Four will provide in-depth coverage of interpersonal effectiveness skills, walking the middle path module, and teaching specialty groups. Providing skills coaching between groups and sessions and applying skills to specific behaviors will be provided. The presenters will address a variety of teaching strategies to enhance skill acquisition. In addition, the special considerations when implementing DBT in milieu and school settings will be discussed. Participants will be encouraged to submit advance questions relative to their DBT practice for discussion.
Following this training, participants will be able to:
- Demonstrate the Interpersonal effectiveness skills
- Describe walking the middle path
- Demonstrate how to coach clients outside of the group session
- Describe how to effectively implement DBT in milieu and school settings
- Describe and demonstrate how to teach DBT to specialty populations (e.g. schools, group homes, inpatient)
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.