In recent years, DBT has emerged as a front line treatment for multi-problem adolescents. DBT specifically targets behaviors of emotion dysregulation including self-harm, eating disorders, substance abuse and aggression. Dr. Orris is the director of the adolescent DBT program at CBT California and services are provided in her Newport Beach office. The adolescent DBT program includes all of the standard components of DBT with an additional focus on providing support and guidance to the family.
Adolescent DBT includes:
Weekly individual therapy
Weekly 90 minutes group skills training
Phone coaching 7am - 10pm 7 days/week
10 week Parent Skills Training group
Parent consultation as needed
For more information about the adolescent DBT program, visit dbtcalifornia.com.