Event Registration

Grand Rounds

Professionals are invited to attend the Grand Rounds presentation at Sierra Tucson.
1.0 CE  Credit Available!


July 13, 2018

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.   Networking
11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.   Lunch and Program in the Auditorium

Campus tour available after the presentation.

Sierra Tucson
39580 S. Lago del Oro Parkway
Tucson, AZ 85739

Title: A Brief Introduction to Radically Open DBT

Speaker: Anne M. Gresham, RN, CNS

Radically Open Dialectical Behavior Therapy is an evidence-based practice that has been researched for over 20 years in Europe and is now being disseminated in the US.  The treatment is designed to help patients with disorders of “over-control” such as:  treatment resistant depression, anorexia nervosa, and, possibly, autism spectrum disorders and obsessive compulsive personality disorder. This workshop will introduce you to the research behind the model and the treatment structure and goals.

Attendees for this intermediate presentations are behavioral healthcare professionals in private practice and treatment program clinical directors/staff.

*Explain the history and research behind the model
*Define "over-control"
*Describe the symptoms of a disorder of "over-control"
*List the main goals and strategies of the treatment

Anne Gresham, RN, CNS is a therapist and national trainer of Standard DBT and now Radically Open DBT.  She, along with her business partner, own and operate DBT Associates in the Minneapolis area of Minnesota.  The two of them have trained thousands of mental health professionals across the country, with most reporting that “it was the best training I have ever attended”.   In addition, Anne has had a long history of working with survivors and offenders of sexual and other types of abuse as well as having been a psychiatric prescriber, working with all mental illnesses.  

1.0 CE Credit:
Psychologists - This program is sponsored by Sierra Tucson. Sierra Tucson is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists; Sierra Tucson maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

There is no charge for professionals to attend this Grand Rounds presentation.
Seating is limited, so please email: Cathy Kauffman.
or call 800-624-9001, Ext. 600417, to register by July 8, 2018

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.