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DBT for Children: Training for Experienced DBT Clinicians

with Dr. Francheska Perepletchikova
Behavioral Care Center of New Jersey and Metro NY DBT Center bring you this virtual seminar which will provide DBT for Children training for experienced DBT Clinicians.
Part 1
Date: March 5,6 & 7, 2022
Time: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm est each day (virtual)
Part 2
Between Parts 1 and 3 participants consolidate and apply their learning with the help of practice assignments. During this time, teams design and begin implementing their own DBT-C program or integrate DBT-C into an ongoing treatment setting. Monthly 1-hour virtual consultation is provided by Dr. Perepletchikova to teams that are configured for the purpose of the training. Consultation is designed to help build or integrate DBT-C into practice settings, improve understanding of the material, and enhance effectiveness of program implementation.
Part 3
Date: September 17,18 & 19, 2022
Time: 9:30 am to 5:30 pm est each day (virtual)
Fee: $2,600.00 per person for individual registration. If you are interested in the student rate please email for further details.  All Payments must be received by February 3, 2022 or when capacity is reached.

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Training Description: The Dialectical Behavior Therapy for Children (DBT-C) Training for Experienced Clinicians is a comprehensive course designed for those who have attended the Dialectical Behavior Therapy Intensive™ or Foundational training who are interested in the application of DBT with children. This training is intended for clinicians invested in learning DBT-C to a high standard in order to better implement the treatment in their setting. It includes content on child individual counseling, didactics on emotions, parent training component and DBT-C skills.

For the Training Objectives and information about CEs, please click here.

For the Schedule, Please Click Here.
Who Should Attend:
This workshop is intended for mental health professionals who have attended a DBT Intensive or Foundational training (or equivalent).
Meet the Presenter:
Francheska Perepletchikova, Ph.D. is a Founding Director of the Youth-Dialectical Behavior
Therapy Program, that focuses on treatment of children, adolescents and young adults within the DBT model and provided training workshops in the approach. She received Ph.D. in Clinical
Psychology from Yale University Department of Psychology in 2007. In 2015, she became a
DBT trainer at Behavioral Tech, a Linehan Institute training company. In 2016 Dr.
Perepletchikova became a DBT-Linehan Board of Certification Board Certified Clinician. She
has a long-standing interest in emotion regulation, trauma-related psychopathology, suicidality
and non-suicidal self-injury, and psychotherapy development. From 2010, she focused on
adapting DBT for pre-adolescent children with severe emotional and behavioral dysregulation.
As a faculty at Yale University School of Medicine and at Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr.
Perepletchikova conducted several RCTs to evaluate efficacy of DBT for children. This line of
research has been funded by the grants from NIMH, NRSA and private foundations. Dr.
Perepletchikova authored 30 journal articles and book chapters and a book “Treatment Integrity in Treatment Outcome Research” (2009). She conducted over 100 lectures, presentations and workshops around the world. 
​Questions or concerns: If you have any questions or concerns not addressed on the website, please email or or call 212-560-2437.
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