3 patient evaluations for Dialectical Behavioral Therapy taken for the purpose of 'Support mental / emotional health' with a perceived effectiveness rating of Slight

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Aug 1, 2012 (Started Oct 12, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (for Overall) (emotional tension, feeling of hopeless and irremediable social/emotional isolation)
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly

Dec 1, 2011 (Started Oct 12, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for major depressive disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 60 min Weekly

  • 1 helpful mark

Nov 2, 2011 (Started Jul 14, 2010)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for flashbacks)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for post-traumatic stress disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for suicidal thoughts or urges)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for cutting (self injury))
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for borderline personality disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for Support mental / emotional health)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for depressed mood)
  • Side effects
    None (for Overall)
  • Adherence
    Sometimes
  • Burden
    Somewhat hard to take

  • 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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