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Jimmy Portner

Job Title One-Day Trainer. Location: Columbus, OHCredentials LISW-S, LICDC-CS, BCDDiscipline Social WorkProfessional Position Intensive Treatment Division Director at the Columbus Ohio Veterans AdministrationRadically Open Role(s) Senior Clinician AlumniExpertise Veterans, PTSD

Jimmy Portner, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, BCD, is the Intensive Treatment Division Director at the Columbus Ohio Veterans Administration. He specializes in the training, implementation and clinical supervision of the following Evidence Based Practices (EBP); Integrated Dual Diagnosis Treatment (IDDT), Assertive Community Treatment (ACT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).

Jimmy is a certified introductory trainer for the emerging EBP, Radically Open-DBT. He has been practicing RO-DBT since 2014.

Jimmy serves as an adjunct professor for the OSU College of Social Work where he received both his Bachelors and Master’s degrees in Social Work.

Contact: please contact Jimmy directly for enquiries about one-day trainings via

Location: OH, United States