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Child & Family Studies' Steve Roggenbaum Hosts Presentation on Helping to Reduce Self-Harming and Suicidal Behavior Among Adolescents

Child & Family Studies' Steve Roggenbaum Hosts Presentation on Helping to Reduce Self-Harming and Suicidal Behavior Among Adolescents

Stephen Roggenbaum from the USF Department of Child & Family Studies hosted a two-hour presentation on the overview of DBT STEPS-A (Skills Training for Emotional Problem Solving for Adolescents). Dr. James Mazza from the University of Washington provided an interactive discussion about DBT STEPS-A and its structure in offering New Hope for schools in addressing students' needs that focus on emotion regulation, particularly in self-harming and/or suicidal behavior. Click here for more!