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Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

Why select TAC for your treatment?

High chronicity

Approximately 6% of people suffer from chronic severe emotional dysregulation

High Risk

In any given year 18% of youth will consider suicide and 1 in 40 will make an attempt

Risk Reduction

DBT has shown efficacy in reducing parasuicidal behavior and emotional volatility in adolescents and adults

Our Approach

If you feel like you or your loved one is struggling to regulate emotions or is acting impulsively, you are not alone. We know that genetics and environmental factors interface to increase certain individual's sensitivity to emotional cues. DBT is often the ideal treatment protocol when the primary concerns is high levels of anger, impulsive behaviors, self-harm, or suicidal ideation. DBT provides a structured skills-based platform for modulating emotions and improving attentional control. At The Anxiety Center you will find that we provide the full continuum of DBT services including skills groups, individual psychotherapy, ongoing phone consultation, family systems support, and medication management. As you or your loved one participates in the program you will learn to engage life more fully, tolerate distress skillfully, manage your emotions, and improve your understanding for relational dynamics. We have seen the use of DBT transform the lives of our clinicians and patients alike. That is why clinicians at our center are expected to live it before they can teach it. At the The Anxiety Center we would love the opportunity partner with you and teach you how to reduce your vulnerability by taking control of the moment and skillfully interacting with your environment.

Our process

Skills Group

The weekly group session is a 90 minute class on the nature and application of DBT Skills accross all modules. It provides an ideal environment for practicing  skills in a supervised group milieu.

Individual sessions

Individual DBT sessions will allow for personalized application of DBT skills in the context of real life events and more nuanced rehearsal.

Phone Consults

Often times emotional dysregulation impacts family systems.  We will work with you and your loved ones to reduce polarization and improve effective communication.

Family Support

Often times emotional dysregulation impacts family systems.  We will work with you and your loved ones to reduce polarization and improve effective communication.

All levels of care

Intensive Outpatient (IOP)
At a time and intensity
that matches your need...
Partial Hospitalization (PHP)
One-on-One Intensive

Disorders that we treat

Know more about our special approach of the conditions that we treat

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General, Health, Social, etc.

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Obsesive Compulsive

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Selective Mutism

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Mood Disorder

Bipolar, Depression, Disruptive

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Traumas & Stress

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Pediatric Neuropsychiatric

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Opposicional Defian Disorder

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Irrational fears

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Body Dismorphic

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School Refusal

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Body Dismorphic

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