Evergreen Certification Institute is non-profit organization providing certification to clinical professionals who provide therapeutic services and psycho-education to clients diagnosed with various mental health disorders.

Certification in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (C-DBT)

Certification Process:

To become certified, you must complete all the steps below:

Step 1 - Complete training that meets the Certification Standards
Select one of the approved training courses below:

    Note: All training is provided by 3rd-party organizations. You will be directed to their respective website for training purchases.

    For certification by equivalency; please submit your documents to info@evgci.com for review.

Step 2 - Complete the Certification Application

Step 3 - Make payment on the Certification Application fee of $249.99 for 2-year certification.

Step 4 - Submit copies of the following documents to info@evgci.com or mail at the address below

  1. Completed training certificates
  2. Completed application form
  3. Copy of your professional license

Please allow Evergreen Certifications 2-3 weeks to review your application and process your Certification. We will contact you if we need any additional information or clarification. If your application is approved, you will be certified for 1 year from your application date.

Recertification Process:

You can recertify your certification for two years, simply complete at least twelve (12) clock hours of post-graduate training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Suicide Risk Assessment/Intervention, Crisis Intervention, Personality Disorders, Mindfulness, Emotional Regulation and/or Behavioral Analysis, submit the required documentation and make payment on the recertification application fee. To have your recertification application reviewed please complete the following steps:

Step 1 - Satisfactory completion of twelve (12) clock hours of Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Suicide Risk Assessment/Intervention, Crisis Intervention, Personality Disorders, Mindfulness, Emotional Regulation and/or Behavioral Analysis CEU training hours

A list of suggested training courses is found below. Note: Trainings are offered by 3rd party organizations who are happy to help answer any training - specific questions you may have, as well as assist you in training purchases.

    *For Recertification by equivalency, please submit a copy of the training’s title, speaker, outline and clock hours completed to info@evgci.com for review.

Step 2 - Online payment of $149.99 recertification fee

Step 3 - Submit copies of the following documents to info@evgci.com or mail to the address below:

  1. Completed training certificate(s)
  2. Copy of your professional license

Recertification training hours need to have been taken in the time since you were certified or recertified.

Please allow Evergreen Certifications 2-3 weeks to review your application. We will contact you if we need any additional information or clarification.