This one stop resource is essential for professionals working with children ages 8-13 who struggle with intense emotions and dysregulation.
Full of fun and engaging ideas for utilizing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills when working with children, it covers the four modules of DBT: mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotional regulation and interpersonal effectiveness. Activities and worksheets help children ages 8-13 practise and use DBT skills in their daily lives
With explanations of key concepts, resources for further learning and proven DBT strategies to track progress, such as the inclusion of diary cards and a star reward system on worksheets, never be left without activity ideas in your practice again
Alicia Paz is a Care Coordinator and counsellor with over 10 years' experience of using DBT with clients. Alicia is the co-owner of a popular online resource for self-help using DBT, www.dbtselfhelp.com, and owner of Online DBT Skills, which provides online DBT skills classes. She also uses DBT within her own family and runs webinars for families teaching DBT skills. Alicia is based in Portland, USA.