Lane Pederson, Psy.D, LP
Dr. Pederson has provided DBT training and consultation to over 20,000 professionals in the United States, Australia, South Africa, Canada, Mexico, and the Middle East through his training and consultation company, Lane Pederson and Associates, LLC. Notable organisations he has trained for include, Walter Reed National Military Hospital, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, the US Navy, the Canadian Department of Defense, the Ontario Psychological Association, the Omid Foundation, and Psychotherapy Networker. He has provided DBT training for community mental health agencies, chemical dependency treatment centers, hospital and residential care settings, and to therapists in forensic settings.
Dr. Pederson’s DBT publications include the award-winning The Expanded Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Training Manual, Second Edition (PESI, 2017); Dialectical Behaviour Therapy: A Contemporary Guide for Practitioners (Wiley, 2015); and Dialectical Behaviour Therapy Skills Training in Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment Settings (PESI, 2013). He also authored the best-selling DBT Deck for Clients and Therapists and the recently-released DBT Skills-Building Card Deck for Clients and Therapists.
A real-world practitioner, Dr. Pederson co-owns Mental Health Systems, PC (MHS), one of the largest DBT-specialized practices in the United States with five clinic locations in Minnesota (www.mhs-dbt.com). At MHS, Dr. Pederson has developed DBT programs for adolescents, adults, people with dual disorders, and people with developmental disabilities. He has served as clinical and training directors, has directed practice-based clinical outcome studies, and has overseen the care of thousands of clients in need of intensive outpatient services.
Lane Pederson is not affiliated or associated with Marsha M. Linehan, PhD, ABPP, or her organization.