DBT for Chronic Pain – Mark Carlson, Psy.D., L.P. and Dennis Hannon, Psy.D., L.P.

Duration: 01:25:42


In Module 6, Mark Carlson and Dennis Hannon discuss how DBT can help clients with chronic pain. In particular, they talk about the importance of teaching mindfulness and validation as well as applying distress tolerance.

Learning Objectives

  1. Summarize how functional contextualism is used in the context of clients with chronic pain.
  2. Identify distress tolerance skills used in clients with chronic pain.
  3. Recognize challenging skills and adaptations to DBT, when treating clients with chronic pain.

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