Training

Wellness Outside the Box offers an 11-hour DTM training program specifically designed for mental health clinicians. Develop and enhance the skills needed to work with a DTM partner and master the intricacies of a DTM approach to treatment. Learn the therapeutic tools and techniques that make the DTM so effective, directly from the psychologists who developed it.

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Training

Training

Wellness Outside the Box offers a 12-hour DTM training program specifically designed for mental health clinicians. Develop and enhance the skills needed to work with a DTM partner and master the intricacies of a DTM approach to treatment. Learn the therapeutic tools and techniques that make the DTM so effective, directly from the psychologists who developed it.

This program consists of eight hours of live virtual training along with three hours of pre-recorded video modules. The next training program is scheduled to take place on four Mondays in January from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. EST (1/8/24, 1/15/24, 1/22/24, & 1/29/24). The total cost is $1,200 per person.

WEEK 1 (MODULES 1, 2, 3)

Module 1 (Live):

  • The story of The Ladies (how we met, our backgrounds, frustration and burn out at former jobs, lack of balance in our lives, how we found the courage to break the rules)
  • At the heart of the DTM lies the relationship between the two therapists. We will discuss ways to find an appropriate DTM partner.

Module 2 (Video):

  • Applying the 10 branches (humility, self-awareness, acceptance, communication, trust, courage, knowledge, common sense, dedication, humor/enjoyment) to the DTM partner relationship

Module 3 (Video):

  • Creating the environment (office location, outdoor space, setting up the interior)
  • How to begin treatment using the DTM- Initial Call/Email, Forms, Introductions, Gathering History

WEEK 2 (MODULE 4)

Module 4 (Live):

  • Applying the 10 branches to the therapist/client relationship
  • Incorporating out-of-the-box techniques into the treatment

WEEK 3 (MODULES 5, 6, 7)

Module 5 (Live):

  • Understanding the flow of treatment with two therapists and a client: Creating the team, Taking turns, Have your partner’s back, Using metaphors and sharing personal stories, Finding humor, Banter

Module 6 (Video):

  • Between sessions processing and recharging, Tips for preventing burnout
  • Having the difficult conversations with your co-therapist

Module 7 (Video):

  • The logistics of running a DTM practice- documentation, billing, emails/phone calls, scheduling, time off

WEEK 4 (MODULE 8)

Module 8 (Live):

  • Review a case study
  • Team building activity with a DTM partner
  • Interactive exercises with teams

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    The Ladies are sought-after experts on collaboration and connection in the workplace. They are available to speak at your organization, private practice, or conference. They can help you find joy and fulfillment in your personal and professional life by harnessing the power of relationships.

    • Individuals, Work, or Relationship Partners: We offer multiple training programs on implementing the DTM’s 10 branches into your work life or relationship. You will learn how to join forces with others and apply the fundamentals of this model to enhance your personal and professional growth. There is a strong focus on creating, managing, and maintaining a successful partnership.

    • Mental Health Professionals: We provide an 11-hour DTM training program specifically designed for mental health clinicians. Develop and enhance the skills needed to work with a DTM partner and master the intricacies of a DTM approach to treatment. Learn the therapeutic tools and techniques that make the DTM so effective, directly from the psychologists who developed the model.

    • Organizations: We work with leadership, administration, specialized departments, and individuals on ways to implement the DTM branches into your organization. We are experts in understanding personality strengths and challenges and can help problem-solve ways to increase happiness, satisfaction, and productivity on the job.

    • Conferences, Retreats & Workshops: We speak at events and share our expertise in taking risks, finding joy, and feeling more fulfilled at work and home.

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