A presentation by Amy S. House, PhD followed by a question and answer session.
This National MS Education and Awareness Month Teleconference Series event was made possible with support from: Genentech, Bristol-Meyers Squibb, Sanofi Genzyme, Biogen, EMD Serono, Novartis, and Viatris. This presentation has additional support from Ocrevus.
Amy House, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry & Health Behavior at Augusta University in Augusta, GA. She has over 20 years of experience in the treatment of borderline personality disorder and traumatic stress, and she has a passion for helping people who struggle with severe emotion dysregulation, chronic suicidality, and self-harm behaviors. She also has a specialty in the mental health needs of women. She is dedicated to supervising and training others in evidence-based psychotherapy approaches, especially Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). She is director of the Augusta Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program and has facilitated peer consultation groups for both ACT and DBT for many years.