Kids these days are complicated, facing pressures and need more than love
Some things are too big, too heavy, too hard and too much for all of us, including our kids. There’s nothing simple or automatic about growing up and understanding one’s self—most of us work at it our entire lives. At MHS, we tailor DBT to fit young people and your young person. It’s not DBT-lite, it’s DBT-appropriate.
We separate our adolescent DBT program by two age groups:
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Caregiver Education Series
MHS now offers monthly webinars for families parenting teens with mental illness. Each month participants will learn about a topic and ways to apply and generalize skills to enhance their experience as the caregiver. Caregiver Education Nights are open to the public. You can find the schedule below:
September: Encouraging Effective Behaviors
October: Skills to Support Parenting
November: Understanding Safety Concerns and Responding to Crisis Behaviors
December: Gender and Sexuality
Caregiver Education webinars are held the third Wednesday of every month. For information on the next event and to register, click below.
For those experiencing intense emotions, unmanagable distress, and relationship difficulties. DBT is an evidence-based treatment that provides effective coping skills to manage depression, anxiety, and other emotion-based difficulties.
Virtu-Clinic: Virtual connecting with real results
Nearly all of our programs are available online via our Virtu-Clinic. This option allows you to receive our evidence-based programs in the convenience of your home. Same therapists and clients—just shrunk down to screen size.