2014 DBT Training Dates & Locations!

The Australian DBT Institute has today announced the dates and DBT Training for 2014! The Australian DBT Institute will provide training in Sydney (May & November 2014); Melbourne (March – September 2014); Gold Coast (May & June 2014) and Darwin (December 2014).

2014 DBT TRAINING

DBT Introduction: 4 day program from mental health professionals looking to start a DBT program. (Facilitators: Peter King & Tina Cicolini)

DBT for Youth 6 x 2 1/2 hours sessions for mental health professionals interested in applying the Youth DBT program in private practice or as an addition to the full DBT program. (NOW FULL!)

DBT – Skills Training 2-day program for mental health professionals interested in providing the skills component of DBT within a DBT program. Also suitable for individual therapist as all the skills sessions are discussed and are also applied in individual sessions. (Facilitator: Julie King)

DBT – Individual Psychotherapy 2 day program for mental health professionals looking to provide the Individual Psychotherapy component of DBT. Includes a general overview of DBT and intake assessments for DBT programs. (Facilitators: Peter King & Tina Cicolini)

DBT for Indigenous Youth: 3 day residential program plus a 20 hour online curriculum for mental health professionals and Indigenous health workers wanting to provide a DBT adapted program for Aboriginal and Torres Straight Islander youth between 16 and 30 years. Trainings are held annually and alternate between Darwin, Brisbane and Perth. (Facilitators: Peter King & Allan Murray)

  • Darwin – late 2014

Orientation to DBT: 3 day program from mental health professionals looking to join an existing DBT program. (Facilitators: Peter King & Tina Cicolini) REGISTRATIONS CLOSED! New dates to be announced in July 2014

DBT Family & Friends: half a day program for mental health professionals interested in running the Australian DBT Institute’s Family & Friends sessions as an add-on to an existing DBT program. (Facilitators: Peter King & Tina Cicolini) REGISTRATIONS CLOSED! New dates to be announced in July 2014

For more information about training in DBT please contact Peter King on 0478 658 575 or email peter@cmhe.org

The Australian DBT Institute provides leadership to the mental health sector in the application of DBT and modified DBT programs for specific populations that include youth, Indigenous Australians, correctional settings and psychiatric emergency settings. The Australian DBT Institute gives consumers & carers the confidence that accredited DBT programs apply treatment in an evidence-based manner that emphasises clinical outcomes and results.