Synopses & Reviews
How is living with your thoughts something of a rigged game? Find out in Control and Acceptance
, the second episode in the ACT in Action
series. Learn how to structure ACT work. Help your clients see the real costs of their attempts to avoid and control painful experience. Start encouraging clients to be with themselves and to start figuring out what needs to change in their lives.
Approximately 90 minutes
The second episode in the ACT in Action shows how to structure ACT work.
A complete set of 6 ACT DVD videos, with session footage that illustrates each example as practiced in an actual clinical setting. with Steven Hayes.
The ACT in Action six-DVD series lets you observe the core processes of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) as it is practiced in actual clinical setting. These professional training programs—with session footage featuring Steven Hayes—will guide you through introducing a client to the ACT approach.
About the Author
Steven C. Hayes, PhD, is Nevada Foundation Professor and director of clinical training at the department of psychology at the University of Nevada. An author of 38 books and over 540 scientific articles, his career has focused on analysis of the nature of human language and cognition, and its application to the understanding and alleviation of human suffering and promotion of human prosperity. Among other associations, Hayes has been president of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy, and the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science. His work has received several awards, including the Impact of Science on Application Award from the Society for the Advancement of Behavior Analysis, and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy.