Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Second Edition

Written By Steven C. Hayes
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy  Second Edition
  • Publsiher : Guilford Publications
  • Release : 29 August 2016
  • ISBN : 1462528945
  • Pages : 402 pages
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Download or read book entitled Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Second Edition by author: Steven C. Hayes which was release on 29 August 2016 and published by Guilford Publications with total page 402 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Since the original publication of this seminal work, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has come into its own as a widely practiced approach to helping people change. This book provides the definitive statement of ACT--from conceptual and empirical foundations to clinical techniques--written by its originators. ACT is based on the idea that psychological rigidity is a root cause of a wide range of clinical problems. The authors describe effective, innovative ways to cultivate psychological flexibility by detecting and targeting six key processes: defusion, acceptance, attention to the present moment, self-awareness, values, and committed action. Sample therapeutic exercises and patient-therapist dialogues are integrated throughout. New to This Edition *Reflects tremendous advances in ACT clinical applications, theory building, and research. *Psychological flexibility is now the central organizing focus. *Expanded coverage of mindfulness, the therapeutic relationship, relational learning, and case formulation. *Restructured to be more clinician friendly and accessible; focuses on the moment-by-moment process of therapy.

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Second Edition

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy  Second Edition
  • Author : Steven C. Hayes,Kirk D. Strosahl,Kelly G. Wilson
  • Publisher : Guilford Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-08-29
  • Total pages : 402
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Since the original publication of this seminal work, acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has come into its own as a widely practiced approach to helping people change. This book provides the definitive statement of ACT--from conceptual and empirical foundations to clinical techniques--written by its originators. ACT is based on the ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy For Dummies

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy For Dummies
  • Author : Freddy Jackson Brown,Wiley,Duncan Gillard
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-03-14
  • Total pages : 312
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Harness ACT to live a healthier life Do you want to change your relationship with painful thoughts and feelings that are holding you back from making changes to improve your life? In Acceptance and Commitment Therapy For Dummies, you'll discover how to identify negative and unhealthy modes of thinking and ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Author : Paul E. Flaxman,J.T. Blackledge,Frank W. Bond
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-11-16
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : What are the distinctive theoretical and practical features of acceptance and commitment therapy? Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) is a modern behaviour therapy that uses acceptance and mindfulness interventions alongside commitment and behaviour change strategies to enhance psychological flexibility. Psychological flexibility refers to the ability to contact the present moment ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Author : J. T. Blackledge,Joseph Ciarrochi,Frank Deane
  • Publisher : Australian Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Showcasing the very latest in the theory, research and practice of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) across a range of clinical applications, including eating disorders, depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder, PTSD and substance abuse, with contributions from leading ACT practitioners including co-founders Kirk Strosahl, Kelly Wilson and Rob Zettle. ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Author : Steven C. Hayes,Jason Lillis
  • Publisher : Theories of Psychotherapy
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 168
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Steven C. Hayes, who helped develop ACT, and co-author Jason Lillis provide an overview of ACT's main influences and its basic principles. In this succinct and understandable survey, the authors show how ACT illuminates the ways that language encourages unhelpful skirmishing in clients' psychic lives, and how to use ACT ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Couples

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Couples
  • Author : Avigail Lev,Matthew McKay
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-03-01
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Relationships take work. In this much-anticipated book, best-selling author Matthew McKay and psychologist Avigail Lev present the ten most common relationship schemas, and provide an evidence-based acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) treatment protocol for professionals to help clients overcome the barriers that hold them back in their relationships. Romantic relationships ...

A Practical Guide to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

A Practical Guide to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Author : Steven C. Hayes,Kirk D. Strosahl
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-19
  • Total pages : 396
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : This book is the most practical clinical guide on Acceptance and Commit ment Therapy (ACT said as one word, not as initials) yet available. It is designed to show how the ACT model and techniques apply to various disorders, settings, and delivery options. The authors of these chapters are experts ...

Acceptance Commitment Therapy for Anxiety Disorders

Acceptance   Commitment Therapy for Anxiety Disorders
  • Author : Georg H. Eifert,John P. Forsyth
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 287
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : A Revolutionary Approach to Treating Anxiety Disorders This much-anticipated book is the first how-to guide to offer a detailed and practical application of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) to the treatment of persons suffering from any of the broad class of anxiety disorders. In a lucid and readable style, the ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for the Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Trauma Related Problems

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for the Treatment of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Trauma Related Problems
  • Author : Robyn D. Walser,Darrah Westrup
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2007-06-01
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : New Directions in the Treatment of PTSD Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) offers a promising, empirically validated approach to the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other trauma related problems. In this volume, you'll find a complete theoretical and practical guide to making this revolutionary new model work in ...

Learning ACT for Group Treatment

Learning ACT for Group Treatment
  • Author : Darrah Westrup,M. Joann Wright
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-06-01
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : For many clients, group therapy is a more practical treatment option than one-on-one therapy sessions. The financial cost of group therapy is substantially less than individual therapy, and research shows it can be just as effective. However, group therapy also presents unique challenges, and is often more difficult to administer. ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Chronic Pain

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Chronic Pain
  • Author : JoAnne Dahl,Carmen Luciano,Kelly G. Wilson
  • Publisher : New Harbinger Publications
  • Release Date : 2005-04-05
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Professionals who work with patients and clients struggling with chronic pain will benefit from this values-based behavior change program for managing the effects of pain. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Chronic Pain addresses case formulation and clinical techniques for working with pain patients through a combination of practical instruction and ...

The Research Journey of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy ACT

The Research Journey of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy  ACT
  • Author : Nic Hooper,Andreas Larsson
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2015-08-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : In 1986 the first research study investigating Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) was published. It aimed to determine if an early conceptualization of the ACT model could be used to treat depression. Since this seminal study, further investigations have been conducted across every imaginable psychological issue and the rate at which ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness for Psychosis

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness for Psychosis
  • Author : Eric M. J. Morris,Louise C. Johns,Joseph E. Oliver
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-02-25
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : This is the first volume to present a broad picture of theory and application for clinical approaches incorporating ACT and mindfulness in working with psychosis. It provides an overview and introduction to the subject, including a review of the evidence base. Clinical and practical applications are supported with case studies ...

ACT in Steps

ACT in Steps
  • Author : Michael P. Twohig,Michael E. Levin,Clarissa W. Ong
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-09
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : "This book is a guide for new therapists on the use of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for any psychological disorder that involves some level of struggle with inner experiences, but it is not targeted to any particular diagnosis. It is suitable for graduate students who are seeing their first ...

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Author : Richard Bennett,Joe Oliver
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2019-03-27
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 1462528945
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Summary : Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: 100 Key Points and Techniques offers a comprehensive, yet concise, overview of the central features of the philosophy, theory, and practical application of ACT. It explains and demonstrates the range of acceptance, mindfulness, and behaviour change strategies that can be used in the service of helping people ...