Upcoming Seminar: DBT and Mindfulness

A Continuing Education Program from

Mindfulness for You and Your Clients

A Clinician’s Guide to DBT Mindfulness Skills

August 3, 1:00 pm-4:15 pm

Vicki Weidman, LCSW-C, Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Trainer

Early Bird Savings: 3 CEUs for $60.  Call 410-337-7772 to reserve your seat

Program Details

This didactic and experiential seminars reviews the seven DBT Mindfulness skills.  Providing the underpinnings of behavioral change in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy,  these mindfulness skills increase awareness of thoughts, feelings and actions. Mindfulness skills also increase effective decision making and allow us to see the world as it is, without judgment.

Learning Objectives

This program provides 3 CEUs for professional counselors, social workers, and psychologists.

After attending this course participants will be able to:

  • Conduct Mindfulness exercises with your clients
  • Utilize Mindfulness skills in your personal life
  • Coach clients in the use of Mindfulness skills
  • Compare DBT Mindfulness skills to Mindfulness Meditation

About the Trainer

Vicki Weidman, LCSW-C, Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Trainer is a licensed psychotherapist with 20 years of experience treating individuals and groups with substance abuse, mood and personality disorders. She has worked in rehab, outpatient and private practice settings in New York, NY, Princeton, NJ and Towson, MD. Since 2006 Vicki has been a DBT Skills Trainer and Individual therapist.

Ms. Weidman has been intensively trained and certified by Marsha Linehan, founder of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and by Linehan’s training company, Behavioral Tech.  Vicki is currently the DBT Program Director at the Resource Group in Towson, MD. She also provides training to organizations for the implementation of DBT Skills Training and Program development.

CE Credits: 3 hours Cost: $60 (early bird rate) * ($75 after July 28)

To register: please call 410-337-7772 or go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mindfulness-for-you-and-your-clients-a-clinicians-guide-to-dbt-mindfulness-skills-tickets-35768525623

The Resource Group is approved by the American Psychological Association and The Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to sponsor continuing education for counselors, psychologists, and social workers. The Resource Group maintains responsibility for program content.

All Resource Group CE participants must register, attend the entire activity, and submit an evaluation to receive credit. Only full (100%) CE credit will be offered. No partial credit will be available. The Resource Group is dedicated to accessibility and non-discrimination in its continuing education activities. If participants have special needs regarding learning, building access, or sensory sensitivities, please contact us for accommodations. Please address questions or concerns to Dr. Harriette Wimms, 410-337-7772, ext. 1048, hwimms@resourcegrp.org

The Resource Group Counseling and Education Center Continuing Education Program provides intermediate-level training about issues of human diversity, multicultural awareness, and empowerment of under-resourced populations.

 The Resource Group   8501 LaSalle Road, Suite 115   Towson, MD 21286

410-337-7772 (tel)   410-337-8729 (fax)