Response to Emotions Worksheet. Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) combines cognitive and behavioral therapy, incorporating methodologies from various practices including Eastern mindfulness techniques. Articles by Professionals about DBT and Borderline Personality Disorder including articles for DBT clients and their families and DBT professionals
(1) Time: 5 minutes at beginning & end of tx session (2) Contraindications: clients that have significant cognitive impairments and clients that have attention span <1 minute (3) OT Goal: to decrease anxiety & stress, to increase orientation to reality, and to increase attention to task.
This is a link to a website that gives short "how-to's" with activities that foster mindfulness and reduces stress. These short formulas are designed for one to connect with oneself on a level that is deeper than the physical realm.