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Observing Yourself Without Judging Yourself pg 146-150
15:14Observing Yourself Without Judging Yourself, Reducing Your Cognitive Vulnerability, Thought and Emotion Defusion (exercise), and Using Coping Thoughts
Guide to Sleep Hygiene and Recognizing Your Self-destructive Behaviours pg 142-145
18:08Read along to chapter 6, pages 142-145 of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook as we learn some ways to help us sleep better, and a worksheet for identifying your self-destructive beahiours and their emotional consequences. Read by Kate
Reducing Physical Vulnerability to Overwhelming Emotions- Food, Drugs, Sleep, Illness- Pg136-141
21:05Read by Tana. In this episode, I read about why it's important to reduce physical vulnerabilities and come up with ways to reduce them. Content warning:Reference to eating disorders, drugs, and illness.
Overcoming Barriers to Healthy Emotions pg 132-135
19:41*Content warning for self harm. Listen along to chapter 6, pages 132-135 of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook as we discover how emotions, thoughts and behaviours are interconnected, and how to identify, and see the costs of some harmful behaviours.
Recognising Your Emotions and Emotional Record pg 126-131
20:06Read or listen along to chapter 6 of The Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook were we look at how to do a Recognizing Your Emotions Worksheet and an Emotional Record to start taking note of where our emotions start and how to identify them in the moment. Read by Kate
What are emotion regulation skills? Pg 123-126
9:54Read by Tana. Source: DBT Skills Workbook. In this episode I read about why it's important to regulate your emotions and steps to control high intensity emotions. I read an example that helps recognise thoughts, emotions, actions and outcomes.
Chapter 6: Basic Emotion Regulation Skills pg 121-123
16:57Listen to the first few pages of Chapter 6 : Basic Emotion Regulation Skills of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook. Learn about what your emotions are, why we have them and how they work! Read by Kate
Meditation Practice to Turn Toward Stillness and Silence
4:32Listen to the Meditation Practice to Turn Toward Stillness and Silence exercise from chapter 5, pg 120 of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook Exercise begins and ends with a chime
Meditation Practice for Mindfulness of Space, Inside and Outside of You
5:23Listen to the Meditation Practice for Mindfulness of Space exercise from chapter 5, pg 119 of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook to cultivate awareness of space, stillness and silence. Exercise begins and ends with a chime
Meditiation Practice for the Lovingkindness of Yourself and Others
6:04Listen to the Meditation Practice for the Lovingkindness of Yourself and Others exercise from chapter 5, pg 116 of the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Workbook, help cultivate feelings of compassion toward yourself and others. Exercise begins and end with a chime.