Dialectical Dilemmas & the Role of Validation

Duration: 01:10:52


In this module, we look closely at behavioral patterns that are essential to resolve and balance in therapy. Dr. Vaughn also guides us on how to provide a validating environment in which the patient may change more easily.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  1. Distinguish three pairs of fluctuating behavioral patterns (dialectical dilemmas).
  2. Identify the task of therapy in each dilemma.
  3. Define validation and its role in therapy.

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