Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Therapy
ASAM LEVEL I, II.I or II.5
Tangu also offers Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) individual therapy combined with skills training group. DBT is a comprehensive cognitive-behavioral treatment for complex, difficult to treat mental disorders. DBT has been adapted for treatment of clients who have behavioral disorders including substance dependence, eating disorders, depression, borderline personality, and clients who have suicidal behaviors.These disorders usually involve emotional dysregulation. In DBT treatment clients are taught four sets of skills: interpersonal effectiveness, emotion regulation, distress tolerance, and mindfulness. DBT treatment is both offered in outpatient and Residential Recovery House living settings.