14 patient evaluations for Dialectical Behavioral Therapy

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Nov 6, 2009 (Started Sep 05, 2007)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for bipolar disorder)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 45 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: My husband works from home one day each week so he has the flexibility to take me to my appointment and bring me home.
Cost: $100-199 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Jul 8, 2009 (Started Mar 25, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 90 min Weekly
Advice & Tips: DBT is a WASTE OF TIME and MONEY.

  • 0 helpful marks

Jun 22, 2009 (Started Mar 23, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: Weekly
Advice & Tips: Everybody should study DBT! Some great life skills that all would benefit from. I personally attended classes for BP2 and BPD. It has taught me a lot about acceptance and personal responsibility; not to mention how to regulate my emotions and tolerate distress.
Cost: $25-49 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks

Sep 29, 2008 (Started Sep 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    None (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take
Dosage: Weekly
Advice & Tips: This seems to be much more for people who need to work on small steps to big problems. I found this to be not nearly as helpful as my individual therapy sessions.
Cost: $200+ monthly

Sep 22, 2008 (Started Sep 22, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Treat my mood condition(s))
  • Effectiveness
    Can't tell (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Increase effect of another treatment)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: Weekly
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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