Magazine article National Association of School Psychologists. Communique

DBT in School Psychology

Magazine article National Association of School Psychologists. Communique

DBT in School Psychology

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DBT in School Psychology DBT DIARY CARD AND SKILLS COACH (V. 2.0) Durham DBT, Inc., for iPhone (iOS), $4.99.

REVIEWED BY LAURA WHITE

The DBT Diary Card and Skills Coach is unbelievable! The focus of this mobile application is to support individuals working through a dialetical behavioral therapy (DBT) program, but offers much more. This mobile app is awesome and costs less than a fast-food lunch. It has many features and keeps getting better with each update.

DIALECTICAL BEHAVIOR THERAPY IN SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY?

DBT was originally created for the treatment of borderline personality disorder. However, DBT has arich philosophical and theoretical foundation; therefore, sharing some of its skills and techniques with our students can give them effective tools for managing thoughts, feelings, and behavior. The app was created more with the DBT client in mind rather than the practitioner, and most school psychologists would not practice the full extent of DBT therapy in school settings. Yet, I have shared techniques with students who are struggling with issues such as anxiety, depression, and low motivation. I believe that it is well worth the effort for school practitioners to develop a working knowledge of DBT and this app is a great place to start. …

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