Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (Level 1)
Level One Partner Workshop With Lori Glenn
Part One: Monday, October 23, 2023 | 1:00 – 4:00 PM EST
Part Two: Monday, October 30, 2023 | 1:00 – 4:00 PM EST
Hosted via Zoom. Participants will be able to attend online or call in over the phone.
Immerse yourself in the world of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) with this comprehensive introduction. This workshop will provide access to practical tools and exercises for immediate application in your professional sphere. You will learn about DBT’s four main components and explore the flexible DBT frameworks for situations where the conventional approach isn’t applicable. By the time you’re finished, you’ll have a working understanding of DBT’s adaptability, versatility, and the positive changes it can bring about for those struggling with intense emotions and/or impulse control disorders.
This workshop includes small group work and hands-on practice, it’s all about learning by doing! We’re hoping you’re ready to jump in and get involved.
There will be designated Q&A segments integrated throughout to ensure you have an opportunity to get clarification on any questions you may have.
- Get a feel for the basics of Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT).
- Take a tour of the history of DBT, how it came to be and how it’s grown over the years.
- Understand the functionality of DBT, what it does and how it fits into the therapy world.
- Learn the ways DBT can be tailored for different people and situations.
- Pick up foundational and fundamental tools for making DBT work as a therapist.
- Discover smart self-care tips for therapists dealing with complex clients.
- Get a handle on the DBT model and the core skills involved.
- Try out practical DBT exercises you can start using with your clients right away.
- Early Bird Ticket for Peterborough-Based Participants: $69.00*
- Regular Ticket for Peterborough-Based Participants: $89.00*
- Regular Ticket for Participants Outside of Peterborough: $109.00*
*Plus Eventbrite’s fee.
Who should attend this workshop?
This workshop is designed specifically for helping professionals. We define “helping professional” as anyone in a position of interacting with people in providing a service.
How many people can attend?
Registration for this workshop has been capped at 35 participants.
What is a level one partner workshop?
This refers to a workshop that is being put on by another organization or individual with the support of A Question of Care. It is also being offered at a more basic, 101 level, though it can be beneficial to anyone regardless of their experience.
Will I receive a certificate for attending?
Yes, you will receive a certificate of attendance after participating in the workshop and filling out a post-course evaluation.
Will these sessions be recorded?
No, these sessions will not be recorded in order to maintain the privacy of participants, but any relevant slides and handouts will be sent to attendees.
What is your refund policy?
We can offer refunds up to seven days before the first session. Eventbrite’s fee is nonrefundable. After this period, we can accept substitutions. If we must cancel the workshop, you will receive a full refund. Your satisfaction is guaranteed.
Who can I contact with further questions?
If you have an accessibility request or any other questions, please contact the QoC Project Lead at or 705-927-3448.
The cost of this workshop has been subsidized through a partnership with the Peterborough Drug Strategy and its members. Additionally, local participants can contact us to apply for a bursary.
- 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Monday, October 23, 2023
- 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Monday, October 30, 2023
Lori Glenn is a highly regarded Registered Psychotherapist with over 15 years of experience in the mental health field. A proud graduate of Trent University with a degree in psychology emphasizing education, Lori also holds a Behavioural Science Diploma from St. Lawrence College and a Masters of Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University.
As a clinical supervisor, Lori has guided numerous budding therapists into the professional space. She operates a thriving hybrid clinic based in Cobourg, Ontario, and has facilitated multiple therapy workshops, actively contributing to the mental wellness of her local community.
Lori’s journey with mental health is both professional and personal. She navigates her world with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), experiencing the ups and downs, the challenges, and victories that come with striving for and maintaining wellness and balance. This lived experience informs her authentic and respectful approach to therapy, equipping her to better serve clients facing similar challenges.
Lori is passionate about offering help for a variety of issues including addiction, eating disorders, and ADHD. Drawing from her own experiences and her extensive educational background, she is dedicated to helping others overcome their challenges and find more balance and harmony in their lives.
Lori’s compassionate, respectful approach, combined with her expertise and personal insight, makes her an invaluable asset to the therapy community and a sought-after contributor to seminars and workshops.