Dialectical Dilemmas & the Role of Validation
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.
At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Distinguish three pairs of fluctuating behavioral patterns (dialectical dilemmas).
- Identify the task of therapy in each dilemma.
- Define validation and its role in therapy.