- Topic Areas:
- Evolution of Psychotherapy | Evolution of Psychotherapy 2009
- Steven Hayes, PhD
- 58 Minutes
- Audio Only
- Original Program Date :
- Dec 13, 2009
This workshop will show how to detect and modify acceptance, mindfulness and values processes moment to moment in therapy sessions, based primarily on methods drawn from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT). The primary method used will be tape of real clinical sessions, with start and stop discussions.
- To list an example of client difficulties in acceptance, mindfulness and values processes.
- To list an example of a clinical intervention strategy to increase each of the ACT processes.
*Sessions may be edited for content and to preserve confidentiality*
Steven C. Hayes, Ph.D Clinical Psychology, West Virginia University, Morgantown, is a Foundation Professor of Psychology at the University of Nevada. An author of 44 books and nearly 600 scientific articles, he is known for his work on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, a widely used and researched method of psychological and behavioral intervention, and Relational Frame Theory, a comprehensive empirical research program on human language and cognition. Dr. Hayes has received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, and is among the most cited psychologists in the word.