Skills Training Manual for Treating Borderline Personality Disorder, First Ed / Edition 1

Skills Training Manual for Treating Borderline Personality Disorder, First Ed / Edition 1

by Marsha M. Linehan
     
 

This book is a step-by-step guide to teaching clients four sets of skills: interpersonal effectiveness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and mindfulness. A vital component in Dr. Linehan’s comprehensive treatment program, the manual details precisely how to implement DBT behavioral skills training procedures. It provides everything the clinician

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Overview

This book is a step-by-step guide to teaching clients four sets of skills: interpersonal effectiveness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and mindfulness. A vital component in Dr. Linehan’s comprehensive treatment program, the manual details precisely how to implement DBT behavioral skills training procedures. It provides everything the clinician needs to implement the program in skills training groups or with individual clients. Included are lecture notes, discussion questions, exercises, and practical advice on dealing with frequently encountered problems. In a large-size format with lay-flat binding for easy photocopying, the book features over three dozen reproducible client handouts and homework sheets.

See also Linehan's comprehensive presentation of DBT, Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder. Also available: instructive skills training videos for clients--Crisis Survival Skills: Part One, Crisis Survival Skills: Part Two, From Suffering to Freedom, This One Moment, and Opposite Action.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780898620344
Publisher:
Guilford Publications, Inc.
Publication date:
05/28/1993
Series:
Diagnosis and Treatment of Mental Disorders Series
Edition description:
First Edition, (Lay-Flat Paperback)
Pages:
180
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.39(d)

Table of Contents

1Rationale for Psychosocial Skills Training with Borderline Clients1
2Practical Issues in Psychosocial Skills Training8
3Session Format and Starting Skills Training18
4Application of Structural Strategies and Skills Training Procedures to Psychosocial Skills Training27
5Application of Other Strategies and Procedures to Psychosocial Skills Training38
6Session-by-Session Outlines for Psychosocial Skills Training59
7Core Mindfulness Skills63
8Interpersonal Effectiveness Skills70
9Emotion Regulation Skills84
10Distress Tolerance Skills96
References104
List of Handouts and Homework Sheets105

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