DBT Therapy in Boca Raton
Do you often feel out of control with your emotions and behaviors?
Do you engage in self-destructive actions or high-risk behaviors?
Have you been told that you are highly sensitive, reactive, and impulsive?
Are you experiencing an overwhelmingly high amount of distress?
Do you struggle with relationships or fears of abandonment?
Do you have behaviors such as substance abuse, self-injury, or angry outburst that makes it difficult for you to live a life that feels meaningful and worth living?
If so, then DBT is for you!
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is the expansion of Cognitive and Behavior Therapy strategies to include mindfulness, balance, acceptance and validation. DBT helps one to create a path towards a life worth living by providing necessary skills, such as: Emotion Regulation, Interpersonal Effectiveness, Distress Tolerance and Mindfulness. Individuals will begin to understand their personality traits that lead to self destructive behaviors, and learn to break the cycle by using the skills they've acquired.
Evidenced based research on DBT has been shown to:
Enhance interpersonal relationships
Improve ability to manage emotions and emotional crises
Decrease self destructive behaviors (self harm, chemical dependency, and eating disorders)