DBT: Adolescent Adaptation Part 1

1:00pm - June 30, 2022 thru 5:00pm - June 30, 2022 | Timezone: US/Central
Great Lakes MHTTC
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The Great Lakes MHTTC is offering this training for individuals working in HHS Region 5: IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI. This training is being provided in response to a need identified by Region 5 stakeholders.


DBT: Adolescent Adaption Part I is the sixth in a series of eight DBT modules that will be presented every three  weeks through August 11, 2022. This module will demonstrate how to adapt the DBT model to an adolescent population.  Both Parts I and II will cover the inclusion of caregivers and applying biosocial theory to adolescents and their families.



  • Learn the basic components of Adolescent DBT, and ways in which it differs from regular DBT
  • Learn about orienting adolescent clients and caregivers to treatment
  • Learn how to run a multi-family skills training group
  • Learn the new Walking the Middle Path skills module, and other skills additions to Adolescent DBT
  • Learn how to run a stage 2 graduate group.




Henry Boeh

Henry Boeh is a certified DBT clinician through the DBT-Linehan Board of Certification (DBT-LBC), and a licensed psychologist. He works with both adult and adolescent clients and is the team leader of the Center for Behavioral Medicine Adolescent DBT Program, which is a certified DBT program through the DBT-LBC. Henry is passionate about delivering adherent and comprehensive DBT treatment, and teaching others to do the same.



Certificates of attendance will be emailed to all participants who attend the training in full.