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Event Name:IPA Webinar: Aarika White, Ph.D: Overview of DBT
Event Type(s):CE Events


IPA 2019 Webinar Series
1.0 Hour of Category I CE credit

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 at Noon

After participants register with IPA, you will receive an e-mail with instructions to register with GoToWebinar.  After registering with GoToWebinar, you will receive the link to the webinar.

Overview of DBT
This presentation will provide a definition of DBT and brief description of its development, overview of theoretical underpinnings, basic principles, and assumptions of DBT, and discussion of application of DBT, including various programs and settings, as well as an overview of the 4 units of DBT.  Resources for additional learning will also be recommended.

Learning Objectives
By completing this program, participants will able to:
1.    Recognize what DBT is and when it might be a recommended treatment.?
2.    Summarize BioSocial theory and how it relates to the development of Borderline Personality Disorder.
3.    Describe the 4 units of DBT and a few skills from each unit.

Presenter: Aarika White, Ph.D

Dr. Aarika V. White is an Early Career Psychologist and active member of IPA.  She is currently the President-Elect for IPA and Communiciation Co-Chair, as well as a member of Practice Committee, Executive Committee, and the Board of Directors.  She has worked at Cummins BHS for the past year providing supervision, training, and clinical oversight.  She recently started a DBT skills group for adults in the Marion County office.  She learned DBT on her pre-doctoral internship in 2011-2012, and has helped many clients learn these skills over the past 8 years.  She lives in Fishers, IN with her husband and 2 labradoodles, Winnie and Rue.  Winnie is a certified therapy dog and primarily volunteers as Eskenazi Hospital bringing smiles to patients and staff.

Aarika White, Ph.D.

Special Note to Conference Attendees
The Indiana Psychological Association (IPA) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Indiana Psychological Association maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Indiana State Psychology Board and Indiana Behavioral Health Board:
  • IPA is an approved provider of Category I continuing education for psychologists.
  • IPA is an approved provider of Category I continuing education for LSW, LCSW, LMFT, LMHC, LMFTA, LCAC and LAC.
Licensees must judge the program’s relevance to their professional practice.
Please note that APA rules require that credit be given only to those who attend the entire workshop.  Those arriving more than 15 minutes after the scheduled start time or leaving early will not receive CE credits.  Partial credit cannot be given.
Licensees who attend the entire webinar and complete the evaluation form will receive a CE certificate via email.
Registration Fees
IPA New, Premier, Platinum, and Emeritus-Practicing Members - $0
IPA Basic, Emeritus-Retired, and Student Members - $15
Non-Members - $30


Event Date:6/19/2019
Event Time:12:00-1:00 p.m. EDT
Location:Live Webinar
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