Barriers and Solutions to Implementing Dialectical Behavior Therapy in a Public Behavioral Health System

  title={Barriers and Solutions to Implementing Dialectical Behavior Therapy in a Public Behavioral Health System},
  author={Adam Carmel and Monica Leila Rose and Alan E. Fruzzetti},
  journal={Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research},
Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) is an evidence-based treatment that is considered to be the standard of care in treating individuals with BPD, however there have been few published studies to identify the challenges and solutions for implementing DBT in community-based settings. The current study identified the barriers and solutions within a system-wide roll-out of DBT within a large, urban public health system encompassing both mental health and substance abuse treatment settings… CONTINUE READING


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