DBT & Prolonged Exposure Lunch & Learn


September 19


12:00 pm - 02:00 pm

Event Category:

For Professionals


San Jose Behavioral Health


San Jose Behavioral Health

455 Silicon Valley Blvd

San Jose, CA, 95138

This workshop will describe the basic tenets of Dialectical Behavior Therapy and how this treatment addresses the symptoms that arise in Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD). We will review the symptom presentation of BPD and how Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) symptoms may occur in conjunction with BPD.  We will discuss the basic tenets of Prolonged Exposure (PE) therapy and how this therapy treats PTSD. Finally, we will describe how DBT and PE work together in one combined protocol to address the presentation of trauma symptoms with co-occurring BPD symptoms.

Participants will be able to:

  1. Identify 2 symptoms of Borderline Personality Disorder
  2. Identify 2 symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  3. Describe the basic tenets of Prolonged Exposure Therapy

Program Schedule

12:00 pm – 12:15 pm: Arrival & Check-in
12:15 pm – 12:30 pm: Networking, Literature Exchange & Lunch
12:30 pm – 1:15 pm: Presentation
1:15 pm – 1:30 pm: Questions, Guest Announcements & Raffle
1:30 pm – 2:00pm: Networking Time & Check-Out

Remember: This is a networking event. Please bring your brochures, program information, business cards and any resources you may want to share with everyone. There will be space provided for you to display these items for all attendees.

Hosted by San Jose Behavioral Health & Clearview Treatment Programs