The Self in Practice: Letting go of unhelpful self-concepts

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The Self in Practice: Letting go of unhelpful self-concepts

According to the American Psychological Association, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a research supported model for the treatment of various conditions such as Chronic Pain, Depression, Mixed anxiety, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder and Psychosis.

HPCSA: 7 points accredited for Clinical-, Counselling- and Educational Psychologists as well as Registered Counsellors.
Dates:
14 September 2019 in Centurion (venue to be confirmed)
27 September 2019 in Cape Town (venue to be confirmed)
International Author and Presenter
Dr. Louise McHugh
 is an Associate Professor at University College Dublin, Ireland and a world-leading researcher in the area of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Relational Frame Theory. She is a Fellow of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS) and has published over 80 papers in the area of CBS. She was an editor for the New Harbinger text The Self and Perspective Taking and author of the amazon bestseller A Contextual Behavioral Guide to the Self. She is a Recognized Peer Reviewed ACT Trainer and an Action Editor for the Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science.
 

After the workshop you will be more able to:

  • Utilize acceptance approaches with each client’s avoidance problems
  • Discuss how ACT attempts to undermine problematic language functions
  • Understand and use therapeutic techniques to foster a stable and psychologically flexible “self” with an ongoing sense of responsibility, despite difficult circumstances.

Dates
14 September 2019 in Centurion
27 September 2019 in Cape Town

Venue
To be confirmed

Time
 
08:00-16:30 

Cost:
R1 750 for professionals (Early bird R1 300 before 31st July 2019)
R 950 for students

Enquiries: bertus.swanepoel@gmail.com

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