Who Can Benefit From DBT
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) has proven to be effective for treating a wide range of psychiatric and mental health disorders through its unique skill-building approach.
Whether you are dealing with problems related to impulse control, interpersonal relationships, emotional regulation, or self-injurious behavior, DBT can help you to change your behaviors and feel like yourself again.
Though it was originally developed for the treatment of Borderline Personality Disorder, DBT therapy can successfully treat a variety of psychiatric disorders and conditions. The DBT Center of Southern California in Los Angeles provides treatment for the following disorders through DBT skills groups, individual DBT therapy sessions, and DBT phone coaching:
- Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
- Depression and mood disorders
- Anxiety disorders
- Eating disorders, such as anorexia and bulimia
- Drug and alcohol addictions
DBT Treatment and Therapy at the DBT Center of Southern California
At the DBT Center of Southern California in Los Angeles, our trained team of DBT therapists can help you work to make a lasting recovery from your psychiatric disorder or addiction. Our programs provide comprehensive DBT therapy that focuses on the development of DBT skills. You will participate in DBT groups that will help you build skills in mindfulness, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness, and distress tolerance. You will also receive individual DBT therapy sessions and phone coaching.
Our treatment center is the only DBT program on the West Coast that offers a full continuum of care, including residential, day treatment, and outpatient DBT programs. We also offer a home where clients may live while they participate in our DBT day treatment program. Our expert intake department will assess you to determine which DBT program suits you best so that you can receive the most effective treatment possible.
DBT treatment at the DBT Center of Southern California targets the following problem areas:
- Emotional dysregulation
- Interpersonal relationships
- Impulse control
- Depression and anxiety issues
- Self-harm, such as cutting
- Suicidal ideation, urges, and attempts
- Issues related to trauma
- Self-esteem issues
- Substance abuse
- Disordered eating
- Other high-risk behaviors
Dialectical Behavior Therapy is useful to anyone who is struggling with behaviors that interfere with their everyday lives. When incorporated into a comprehensive treatment program, like that offered by the DBT Center of Southern California, DBT has proven to be effective for helping you make positive and long-term changes to your behaviors.
For More Information about the DBT Center of Southern California
For more information on how the DBT Center of Southern California can help you recover from Borderline Personality Disorder, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, or an eating disorder, please call our toll-free number at 1-800-573-0770 to ask questions and receive a free assessment.