DBT for Trauma and PTSD – Kirby Reutter, Ph.D., DBTC, LMHC, MAC
Kirby Reutter explains how to use DBT with patients with PTSD. He describes the importance of applying mindfulness to help increase awareness and acceptance. He also explains how to use distress tolerance and emotion regulation, and how to integrate DBT with other treatments.
- Identify how DBT and mindfulness are applied with clients with PTSD.
- Discuss how to apply emotion regulation skills with clients with PTSD and trauma.
- Recognize how to implement radical acceptance and validation in clients with trauma and PTSD.