This one and half-hour part two online training was designed to provide an overview of the culturally adapted Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) for Hispanic and Latino clients. During this second part, participants learn and apply fundamentals of DBT skills: Mindfulness, Distress Tolerance, Emotion Regulation, Dialectical Thinking, and Interpersonal Effectiveness. A case study of a Mexican woman presenting cultural issues and with a diagnosis of depression and anxiety will be discussed using a Spanish DBT group therapy modality. Dr. Reutter discusses types of parenting that impact Latina adolescents with suicidal behavior. Participants receive resources and recommendations regarding culturally adapted DBT for Latino clients.
Slides are available here.