Navigate Mental Health Challenges with Dialectical Behavior Therapy at the Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health

Posted October 13, 2021 by Drogo_Myers

The Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health (CCBH) offers a tool to individuals with cognitive and behavioral issues to help them regulate their emotions.
[WESTPORT, 10/13/2201] -- The pandemic has, more than ever, highlighted the importance of mental health care. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 40% of U.S. adults struggle with mental health or substance use.

The Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health recognizes this issue and is responding by providing accessible mental health care for children and adults alike.

What is DBT?
Dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) is a modified type of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) that helps individuals cope with stress and regulate emotions, in turn improving their relationships with other people.

The term “dialectical” stems from the idea that bringing opposing concepts together, like change and acceptance, can bring positive outcomes than either one alone.

DBT was originally intended as a treatment for people with borderline personality disorder (BPD), but it has been found helpful in addressing the following mental health issues:

● Depression
● Anxiety
● Anger
● Addiction
● Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
● Self-harm
● Suicidal Thinking
● Impulsivity
● Eating Disorders

Why CCBH’s DBT Program?
CCBH’s DBT treatment team provides individualized treatment plans for each patient. Their program involves the following modes of treatment:

1. Weekly Individual Therapy
Patients receive advice and guidance on applying their newly acquired behavioral skills to their day-to-day life.

2. Group DBT Skills Classes
Facilitated by highly trained therapists, the sessions teach patients behavioral skills in a collaborative group setting.

3. Phone Coaching
Patients can consult CCBH’s therapists via phone and receive real-time guidance on coping with a difficult situation they are currently facing.

About the Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health
The Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health provides treatment options for individuals with mental health conditions like anxiety, depression, and eating disorders. They are dedicated to helping patients overcome mental and emotional challenges to achieve the best possible quality of life.

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Issued By The Center for Cognitive and Behavioral Health
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Last Updated October 13, 2021