This interactive and didactic presentation will explore how DBT and FBT were blended to support weight restoration and stage II DBT was implemented to target high expressed emotions and other secondary targets of DBT. The pros and cons of blending two evidence based treatment approaches will also be assessed with the use of clinical examples.

Learning Objects:

  1. Participants will learn how DBT and FBT were blended to support weight restoration
  2. Participants will learn how stage II DBT was implemented to support emotional exposure and other secondary targets of DBT
  3. With the support of case examples participants will assess the pros and cons of blending DBT and FBT

Speaker: Samantha Mishne, MSW