The Treatment Implementation Collaborative, LLC (TIC) has over 20 years of experience with some of the most highly qualified Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) experts in the world. 

We are a group of experienced DBT clinicians, trainers and consultants.  We offer DBT training, consultation and supervision to mental health systems, agencies and individuals.   We can support anyone from their first encounter with learning and providing DBT through to advanced practice and certification. 

We passionately believe in what we do, how we do it and the fact that we can, all of us, in our own way, change the world for the better. 

We didn’t start TIC to be the best in the world, we started TIC to be

the best for the world. 

Join us, let's make a difference.

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DBT-Linehan Board Certification

We are proud of our DBT-Linehan Board Certified Clinicians:

Carla Chugani, Ph.D., LPCKate Comtois, Ph.D.,  Andrew Fleming, Ph.D.

Michele Galietta, Ph.D.​​, Karyn Hall, Ph.D., Shari Manning, Ph.D.

Annie McCall, MA, LMHC, and Charlie Swenson, MD

Interested in getting help

with your own certification process?

Contact Helen Best at

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​​​Training Opportunities
For more information and to register, visit our Training Registration page. Looking to train your staff onsite? Contact Helen Best to discuss your needs and how we can help.

5-Day Jump Start in DBT©
Dates: September 11-15 2017
Location:  Philadelphia, PA
Instructors: Shari Manning, Ph.D. and Annie McCall, MA, LMHC

INCLUDES on demand access to 12 hours of Core Skills in DBT training.

​Averting the Crisis: Coaching in DBT©
Behavioral principles & coaching strategies for parents, line staff, and loved ones. 12-hour online video-based course. On demand classes can be viewed on your own schedule.
Instructor: Annie McCall, MA, LMHC​​
New low 2017 rate: $50 USD per person

DBT Open Forum© : DBT in University/College Settings

DBT Open Forums© are one hour opportunities to speak with experts in particular areas relevant to DBT.  Access is free and recorded so please join us live for direct interaction or watch the recorded session at your convenience.  

Date: May 8, 2017

Time: 10:00am PDT / 1:00pm EDT

Discussants: Jacqueline Pistorello, Ph.D., Carla Chugani, Ph.D., LPC, and Helen Best, M.Ed.

Please register by May 5 to receive session information.

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DBT-Linehan Board of Certification

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