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 ... Continue Reading →
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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 ...
We are delighted to announce two new additions to our team of highly skilled licensed mental health professionals:
Genna Durante, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist-doctorate who specializes in the care and treatment of children, adolescents, and families. Dr. Durante’s approach focuses on helping young people to bring their lives into balance, and she works frequently with youth experiencing anxiety, OCD, adjustment issues, impulsivity, social problems, life transitions, behavioral challenges, special healthcare needs, and sleep disturbances. Dr. Durante believes that children communicate ... Continue Reading →
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 ... Continue Reading →
Stone House Associates is delighted to announce that not only have we moved into our new permanent home located at 27 Rye Circle in South Burlington (right off of Hinesburg Road, just south of Tilley Drive and only 1 mile from the corner of Kennedy Drive and Hinesburg Road), but we have added four new outstanding practitioners to our team of experienced mental health providers!
Please join us in welcoming:
• Stephanie Rose, LICSW works with children, adolescents, and adults utilizing ... Continue Reading →
by Lindsay Fagan, M.S.W., LICSW Continue Reading →
As the seasons are changing, it can be an important time to reflect on the topic of change. It is true that all humans, throughout the course of their lifetime, experience change. Change can be positive in that it often leads to an end of result of growth, adaptation, and confidence; while, it can also be an extremely challenging adjustment to a new reality. As adults, we often acquire a skill set gained with years ...
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 ... Continue Reading →
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Dr. Bruce Chalmer has been helping individuals, couples, and families for over twenty years. In this short youtube video, Dr.Chalmer describes Hypnotherapy, also known as clinical hypnosis, which is an effective treatment modality to help solve a variety of problems. View his youtube video here
What is Hypnotherapy? Continue Reading →
As the name implies, hypnotherapy is a therapeutic method that involves the use of hypnosis. So what is hypnosis? ...
Dr. Bruce Chalmer has been helping individuals, couples, and families for over twenty years. In this short youtube video, Dr.Chalmer tells you how he does couples therapy, with a seven-word formula. View here Continue Reading →