Intro Acceptance & Commitment Therapy Workshop (Chicago)
Acceptance & Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a unique evidence-based therapy that combines acceptance and mindfulness strategies with behavior change in order to increase psychological flexibility and valued living.
Drs. Patty Bach & Sandra Georgescu will:
1. Briefly introduce the ACT model of psychopathology/flexibility
2. Help you contact inner experience mindfully and with compassion
3. Introduce the six core ACT processes: Present moment, Acceptance, Defusion, Self-as-context, Values & Committed action while allowing you to observe and practice ACT exercises associated with each process.
4. Please not the experiential nature of this workshop.
This workshop is for professionals and graduate students. The workshop will last from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm on both September 24th and 25th.
Professional Early Bird Registration (before September 20th): $325
Professional Regular Registration (after September 20th): $375
Please contact Dr. Georgescu for registration: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: This event is co-sponsored by the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science and Drs. Patty Bach and Sandra Georgescu. The Association for Contextual Behavioral Science is approved by the American Psychological Association to offer continuing education for psychologists. The Association for Contextual Behavioral Science maintains responsibility for this program. While the workshop is taking place on the grounds of The Chicago School, it is in no way affiliated with the School.
Have a question? Contact Dr. Sandra Georgescu at mailto:email@example.com
When & Where
Date: 9/24/2011 to 9/25/2011
Time: 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Location: The Chicago School of Professional Psychology (Chi
325 N. Wells Street