To learn more about the types of training and consultation that BTECH offers, visit our Training Catalog here.

Interested in a training that is sold out? Please join our Waiting List so we can contact you as we schedule future events.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Chats with Trainers: Orienting Teens and Parents to Multi-Family Skills Groups

Multi-Family skills groups are an important part of the treatment model for DBT with adolescents. When orienting clients to this mode of
treatment there are often objections from teens, from their parents, or from both. This small group consultation will be focused helping
troubleshoot issues that arise in orientation and commitment to Multi-family skills group.

Learning Objective
Participants will be able to use DBT principles and strategies to resolve issues that arise in eliciting commitment to attend multi-family skills group.

Virtual Meeting Details
Date: May 21st, 2020
Time: 3:30pm – 4:30pm Pacific / 6:30pm – 7:30pm Eastern
Meeting Duration: 60 minutes
Registration Fee: $75.00

Zoom Meeting Info: You will receive your Zoom meeting details upon completion of purchase in your order confirmation email titled “Your Behavioral Tech order has been received!” Please email if you do not receive your order confirmation email.

About Small Group Consultations with DBT Experts
This session is one of our “Small Group Consultations with DBT Experts” within the Chats with Trainers series. We will address specific questions that are commonly faced in delivering DBT. This format is designed to focus on a specific question in a group consultation format with a maximum of 8 participants. This small, more intimate group setting led by our expert Behavioral Tech Trainers will allow for a deep exploration of the particular challenge at hand. Please note, CE credits will not be offered.


Vibh Forsythe Cox, PhD

Vibh Forsythe Cox, PhD Vibh Forsythe Cox, PhDSeattle, WA (United States) Vibh Forsythe Cox, PhD, is a Training and Development specialist for Behavioral Tech, LLC (BTECH). She is part of the team that creates content for BTECH’s training offerings. Dr. Forsythe Cox is also a Trainer and consultant for Behavioral Tech. In that role, she provides consultation for DBT teams, specializing in newly forming DBT teams. Dr. Forsythe Cox is a licensed Psychologist in Washington state and works as a therapist at Cadence Child and Adolescent Therapy, a DBT-Linehan Board certified DBT program in Kirkland, Washington. There, she provides DBT and other evidence-based treatments for teens and adults. Dr. Forsythe Cox is also the training advisor for the Post-Doctoral Fellowship program at Cadence and provides group and individual supervision to mental health professionals preparing for licensure. Dr. Forsythe Cox has experience providing DBT in a variety of settings, including university-based research, inpatient and outpatient hospitals, forensics, and private practice settings. She is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington, where she has provided individual and group supervision to doctoral students in the Behavioral Research and Therapy Clinics (BRTC).


Participation Agreement:

I understand that I, and fellow participants, will engage in an audiovisual discussion of our clinical work, and that it is my responsibility to maintain the privacy and confidentiality of what is discussedI agree to maintain strict confidentiality about participant, patient- or client-specific information that may be shared.  I agree to not discuss this information with anyone outside of the discussion, nor say or do anything that compromises the participants’ or patients’ confidentiality. 
I agree to participate in this video-based discussion with an expert DBT consultant, and I will attend this virtual discussion in a private and secure environmentensuring that no one who is not registered for this training can see my screen nor hear the audio.
I understand that BTECH has a strict policy prohibiting audio or visual recording for all aspects of training provided by Behavioral Tech trainings. I recognize and agree that recording without permission may result in a violation of patient confidentiality and may subject me to legal action.
acknowledge that it is an expectation for participants in BTECH events to adopt the agreements that guide DBT consultation teams. I agree to abide by these in my interactions with others involved.
By checking the box in the registration form below, I agree to and accept all terms of this agreement.  



The numbers below include tickets for this event already in your cart. Clicking "Get Tickets" will allow you to edit any existing attendee information as well as change ticket quantities.
Tickets are no longer available

Not finding the training you’re looking for? Check out our services for agencies and systems to learn if we can bring a training to you!