Learning ACT: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills-Training Manual for Therapists

[Jason Luoma PhD, Steven C. Hayes PhD, Robyn D. Walser PhD] à Learning ACT: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills-Training Manual for Therapists ✓ Download Online eBook or Kindle ePUB. Learning ACT: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills-Training Manual for Therapists Use this helpful addition to bring to life the concepts developed in the text. ACT is both a unique approach and somewhat counterintuitive in its methods. Throughout these chapters are numerous exercises to help you apply what you are learning in order to process the material at a deeper level.Unique to this volume is a DVD that includes role-played examples of the core ACT processes in action. This book is a major contribution to ACT professional literature: a comprehensive, activity-based work

Learning ACT: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Skills-Training Manual for Therapists

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Rating : 4.29 (920 Votes)
Asin : 1572244984
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 320 Pages
Publish Date : 2013-11-16
Language : English

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Use this helpful addition to bring to life the concepts developed in the text. ACT is both a unique approach and somewhat counterintuitive in its methods. Throughout these chapters are numerous exercises to help you apply what you are learning in order to process the material at a deeper level.Unique to this volume is a DVD that includes role-played examples of the core ACT processes in action. This book is a major contribution to ACT professional literature: a comprehensive, activity-based workbook that will help you understand and take advantage of ACT’s unique six process model, both as a tool for diagnosis and case conceptualization and as a basis for structuring treatments for clients.Learning ACT begins with an overview of the ACT model, outlining its theoretical and philosophical underpinnings. The groundswell of interest in acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) is among the most remarkable developments in contemporary psychotherapy. Whether you are new to the profession or an

Five Stars melvin Coplin Great book. If You Are Interested In Learning How To Do Act, This Is The Best Book Written To Date Phoebus N. Tongas Learning ACT, An Acceptance and Commitment Skills-Training Manual, written by three experts in this new and innovative type of therapy, Luoma, Hayes, and Walser, sets the standard for how psychotherapy books ought to be written. I have never read a book on how to do psychotherapy of any orientation that is as clear, comprehensive and helpful in teaching you how to do that particular brand of therapy. Learning Act is not a book that teaches you "about". Dull, confusing, and the DVD is not part of the Kindle book. Aimee Yermish Sigh. I generally learn best through reading, so I was disappointed to find myself slogging through this book, alternately finding it opaque and trivial. Plus, the authors are continually advertising their other books ("do the XYZ exercise from this other book"), but not giving enough information to allow this book to stand on its own. Also, the DVD was advertised as part of the book, but the Kindle edition left no way to download anything other than

You will leave this book with not only a set of clinical skills, but also with the knowledge of when and how to apply them in therapy.$rdquo; —Kirk Strosahl Ph.D., coauthor of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Experiential Approach to Behavior Change and A Practical Guide to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. “If you are looking for a hands-on approach to acceptance and commitment therapy, this book is must! Very well organized and written in clear, concise terms, Luoma and colleagues spell out the essentials of doing ACT, with annotated narrative in session transcripts demonstrating key points

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