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Implementing a DBT Program in a Community Mental Health System (Part 2)

10.28.2020 - Implementing a DBT Program in a Community Mental Health System Part 2

This feature by Gwen Abney-Cunningham, LMSW is Part 2 of 3 in a series about implementing a DBT program in a Community Mental Health system. Through this series, Gwen will address some of the questions that her own team or other programs have struggled with in their experiences. In the first part, Gwen began with some basic questions around what it looks like to provide DBT in a community setting. In this part, we will address phone coaching (during and after hours), having “on call” systems, and reducing burn out for clinicians.

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Implementing a DBT Program in a Community Mental Health System (Part 1)

Implementing a DBT Program in a Community Mental Health System (Part 1)

This feature by Gwen Abney-Cunningham, LMSW is Part 1 of 3 in a series about implementing a DBT program in a Community Mental Health system. Through this series, Gwen will address some of the questions that her own team or other programs have struggled with in their experiences. In this first part, Gwen begins with some basic questions around what it looks like to provide DBT in a community setting.

Continue reading Implementing a DBT Program in a Community Mental Health System (Part 1)