“The Power of Validation is a welcome addition to the field. It takes the construct of validation to a practical level, providing exercises that help readers go beyond the written word. The audience for the book should include parents as well as mental health professionals, given its important focus and user-friendly approach.” ”
——Perry D. Hoffman, PhD, president of the National Education Alliance for Borderline Personality Disorder
I am a clinical psychologist practicing in Houston, Texas and owner of the DBT Center (www.dialecticalbehaviortherapycenter.com). I am also a trainer for Treatment Implementation Collaborative (www.ticllc.org) On December 1, 2011 the book I co-authored...