Posts Tagged 'Trauma and Recovery'

DBT: What is Dialectical Behavior Therapy?

by Danielle Seymour, M.A., LCMHC

What is DBT? 

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is an evidence-based treatment protocol developed by Dr. Marsha Linehan during the 1980’s. It was initially created to treat those suffering from characteristics most commonly associated with Borderline Personality Disorder, including chronic suicidality and self-injurious behavior. Since Dr. Linehan’s initial application of DBT, it has been extensively researched and proven to have positive outcomes when applied to numerous other diagnoses, including depression, PTSD, anxiety, addiction, bulimia nervous, and impulse control ...

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EMPOWERED HEALING: AN INTEGRATED APPROACH TO TRAUMA RECOVERY AND VIOLENCE PREVENTION

Our Innovative Trauma Recovery Program is Featured on a podcast: Couples Therapy in Seven Words!

By Christine DiBlasio, Ph.D.

I remember the first time that I had to give a professional public presentation, many years ago.  I lost a lot of sleep beforehand, and spent a great deal of time preparing and practicing.   Of course, after I finished the presentation, I decided to research how to actually give an effective speech.  This research taught me a few things, but what I remember most was ...

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Empowered Healing

Therapist Uncensored Podcast
Thank you to Dr. Ann Kelley, internationally recognized co-host of Therapist Uncensored, for working with Safety Team members, Christine DiBlasio, Ph.D. (also of Stone House Associates), Darcy Richardson, M.S., Christina Allard, PT and Nancy Keller, M.Ed., to present a thought provoking, informative podcast; Empowered Healing: Integrating Self-Defense, Neuroscience and Affirmative Consent to Build Empowerment and Heal Trauma.  Find our podcast, broadcasted in 270 countries, here. More information about this innovative program can be found in a ...

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Therapeutic Empowerment Self-Defense Training: An integrated Approach toward Healing and Violence Prevention

Stone House Associates is delighted to announce a new program being offered by psychologist Dr. Christine DiBlasio in conjunction with the Safety Team, Inc., a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the safety, empowerment, resiliency, leadership, and well-being of women for over 10 years.

This program is FREE for participants and is sponsored by the Vermont Center for Crime Victims’ Services.  It will be offered from January 1, 2020-June 30, 2020 and consists of individual and small group (4 members, ...

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Stone House Associates Welcomes Two New Members in July 2017!

Stone House Associates is delighted to announce the following additions to our outstanding team of licensed clinicians:

L. Caroline Sprigg, M.A., LCMHC comes to Stone House Associates with over 20 years of experience working with adolescents, families and individuals in a variety of settings, including schools, adolescent treatment facilities and private practice. Caroline uses a combination of cognitive behavioral therapy and family systems approaches in her work. Her clients include individuals and families dealing with anxiety, depression, ADHD, trauma and ...

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Sips of Air

By Kerry Fantelli

There you have been
All these years
Hiding many, if not most parts of you
Taking in small sips of air so that others had enough
Helium puffs
That made your voice even smaller
Slowly drifting
Filled with gases of what you believed would make others love you
All that did was float you away from yourself
The ground of your slippery infant being
Then you started to learn, to grow, and slowly you refused to move
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WCAX Interview with One of Our Associates!

WCAX:”Across the Fence” Interview with One of Our Members!

Many of our Stone House practitioners are active in various community organizations. And…we are proud of ALL the community service that our associates perform.

Today our spotlight is on one of our members, Dr. Christine DiBlasio, who recently was interviewed on WCAX’s “Across the Fence” and featured in the Seven Days Newspaper for her participation as one of the founding members of a non-profit organization dedicated to the well-being, safety and ...

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