Mechanisms-Based Psychotherapy: on the Interaction of Psychobiology and Treatment Development

June 3, 2016

Given that Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) has good empirical evidence, there is still a need for improvement of Borderline Personality Disorder treatment. Dr. Bohus gives an overview of interactive research strategies using experimental neuropsychology to tailor new mechanisms-based treatment components.

Martin Bohus, M.D.. chair, psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy, Heidelberg University, scientific director, Institute of Psychiatric and Psychosomatics Psychotherapy at the Central Institute of Mental Health