Acceptance and Commitment Therapy SIG

May Event: A 2 day Experiential Introduction to Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, Sheffield

In Community, Training Events on March 12, 2010 at 10:07 am

This introductory event is being held on 20th and 21st May 2010 at Sheffield Hallam University (City Campus); Furnival Building.

This training workshop will be an opportunity to meet and understand the six core processes of ACT by applying them to your own clinical and personal experience.

Participants will learn:
•  The psychopathological impact of experiential avoidance, and how to relate that process to modern research in human language;
•  How to formulate cases in terms of experiential avoidance and cognitive fusion, with direct treatment implications for these formulations;
•  How to use the major steps in ACT; and
•  How to use supportive materials and homework to support change

The workshop presenters are: Giselle Brook & Joe Curran (Cognitive Behavioural Therapists, Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Trust) Lisa Newton, Declan Walsh & Nic Wilkinson (Clinical Psychologists, Sheffield Health & Social Care NHS Trust).

Workshop rates are:

BABCP members £85

Non-members £105

Details and registration forms are here, and on the BABCP website under Training & Events: Branch CPD events and on the ACT SIG page.


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