Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP) will increase the number of therapy units allowed during a six-month period to 182 starting January 1, 2018. The increased number of therapy units will allow the integration of dialectical behavior therapy–prolonged exposure (DBT–PE) into standard dialectical behavior therapy.
Our DBT Program is run by trained professionals with a passion to help clients create a life worth living. The adult DBT program at Nystrom and Associates, Ltd. has been certified by the State of Minnesota Department of Human Services as an adherent, standard DBT program.
Who is the founder of Dialectical Behavior Therapy?
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is an evidence-based treatment created by Dr. Marsha Linehan. It was originally created for the treatment of borderline personality disorder – a disorder characterized by highly suicidal behaviors, self-harm, and intense, out of control emotions.