2017 DBT Workshops Announced!

AUSTRALIAN DBT INSTITUTE WORKSHOPS April 2017 28th Introduction to the Management of Emotion Dysregulation using DBT Sydney 29th Individual Therapy in Dialectic Behaviour Therapy Sydney   May 2017 1st Introduction to the Management of Emotion Dysregulation using DBT Brisbane 2nd Individual Therapy in Dialectic Behaviour Therapy  Brisbane 4th Introduction to the Management of Emotion…

Welcome to the DBT Institute

The Australian DBT Institute is a specialist service of the Centre for Mental Health Education providing leadership in the delivery of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), mindfulness based approaches and modified DBT programs for over 12 years. Our service initially hosted Marsha Linehan’s senior trainers from Behavioral Tech LLC to deliver 2 day trainings throughout Australia and intensive…

ADBTI Clinical Psychology Registrar Program

Based on our experience supporting placement students, new graduates, and early-career practitioners, the Australian DBT Institute and Essentia Health Clinics have developed a comprehensive Clinical Psychology Registrar Program. The program, delivered as part of an independent practitioner contract agreement with the Australian DBT Institute, has been designed to meet the…

RCT Announcement!

2022 RCT of Online vs F2F DBT at our Essentia Health Clinic on the Gold Coast starts 30th March 2022! Our Executive Director, Dr. Peter King, today announced that our DBT programs commencing 30th March 2022 will be researched through a Randomized Clinical Trial in partnership with Southern Cross University…

HUMAN RESEARCH ETHICS COMMITTEE VACANCIES!

WE ARE LOOKING TO RECRUIT NEW MEMBERS FOR THE AUSTRALIAN DBT INSTITUTE’S HUMAN RESEARCH ETHICS COMMITTEE! The Australian DBT Institute has been busy training mental health professionals, providing supervision, and delivering/developing DBT Programs since 2004! Following recent strategic planning, and from the continued commitment of our driven clinical and teaching…

COVID-19 and Course Cancellations

The Victorian government has announced a seven-day lockdown in a bid to curb the state’s growing coronavirus outbreak. The Australian DBT Institute has unfortunately had to cancel a range of workshops and training programs planned for Melbourne this week and the coming 2 weeks! The Australian DBT Institute aims to provide…

DBT Master Class – R.U.S.H. Program

Australian DBT Institute is inviting all interested to attend our FREE online Master Class Session via Zoom this Thursday evening! DBT Master Class Topic: R.U.S.H. Program: Forensic Adaption of DBT Guest Presenter: Dr. Laura Sorbello Time: Mar 25, 2021 06:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney Join our Zoom Meeting via this…

2021 CPD Opportunities

Wow… what a year 2020 has been! The Centre for Mental Health Education has been delivering the majority of our workshops via Zoom over the last 8 months due to COVID-19 concerns and we look forward to recommencing our in-person workshops from February 2021! In 2021, our workshops will be…

DBT Master Classes!

The Australian DBT Institute hosts monthly masterclasses in Dialectical Behaviour Therapy for mental health professionals who have completed intensive or comprehensive training in DBT.  Each hour-long webinar, or LIVE lectures starting at 6pm (Melb/Syd time) from our Gold Coast head office, is broadcast via Zoom and then stored on CMHE Academy following…

Gold Coast programs from October 2020!

Due to an increased demand for DBT programs in the Gold Coast/Tweed Heads region, the Australian DBT Institute has recently announced a partnership with Essentia Health to deliver DBT programs and our online DBT programs throughout the region.  2020 is the sixteenth year DBT programs have been led by Institute…