Compass Training Institute
Compass Behavioral Health is proud to announce the launching of the Compass Training Institute. A core component of Compass's mission statement is the dissemination of evidence-based treatment to the larger Orange County community of mental health care providers. Compass has partnered with UCI School of Medicine, Psychiatry Department in the development of a comprehensive 1-year DBT rotation for second year Child & Adolescent Psychiatry Fellows. The didactic training in this fellowship rotation, Fundamentals of DBT Principles, Strategies, and Protocols, will be open to the larger community of mental health professionals.
Compass Training Institute Instructors:
What is DBT PE? The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Prolonged Exposure (DBT PE) protocol is designed to treat PTSD among suicidal, self-injuring, and multi-diagnostic adolescents and adults receiving Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).
Dr. Clive Robbins, Ph.D., DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified DBT Clinician™, Director of Compass Training Institute, and former Director of Duke University’s DBT Fellowship Training, Professor Emeritus, Duke University Department of Psychiatry
Cherie Mills, LMFT, DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified DBT Clinician™, and Executive Director Compass Behavioral Health, DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified Program™, calibrated DBT adherence coder for the DBT-Linehan Board of Certification™
Marissa Colangelo, LCSW, DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, Certified DBT Clinician™, and Associate Director of Compass Training Institute. Marissa has been selected to be a DBT adherence case conceptualization coder for the DBT-Linehan Board of Certification, a graduate of Columbia School of Social Work DBT Intensive Track, and a clinical supervisor.
CE Accreditation: Compass Behavioral Health is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Compass Behavioral Health (Provider #89604) is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFT’s, LCSW’s, LPCC’s and LEP’s. Compass Behavioral Health (Provider #89604) maintains responsibility for the program and all its content.