DBT for Bipolar Disorder – Sheri Van Dijk, MSW, RSW
In Module 1, Sheri Van Dijk explains how to apply DBT to clients with bipolar disorder. She describes how to apply mindfulness in manic and depressive states, how to teach skills, and how to work with emotional dysregulation.
- Discuss what DBT with a focus on emotion dysregulation is.
- Summarize the use of DBT skills with clients with bipolar disorder.
- Identify the ways to deal with therapy-interfering behaviors.