ACT for Psychosis Recovery: A Practical Manual for Group-Based Interventions Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

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Context Press #ad - Bach and Steven C. Using the breakthrough approach in this book, you can help clients gain the insight needed to achieve lasting well-being. Rather than focusing on pathology, acT teaches patients how to stay grounded in the present moment, disengage from their symptoms, and pursue personally meaningful lives based on their values.

In this groundbreaking book, you will learn how to facilitate ACT groups based on a central metaphor Passengers on the Bus, so that mindfulness and values-based action are introduced in a way that is engaging and memorable. Hayes, patients with psychotic symptoms who received acceptance and commitment therapy ACT in addition to treatment as usual showed half the rate of rehospitalization as those who did not.

With this important guide, mindfulness, you’ll learn how a patient’s recovery can be both supported and sustained by promoting acceptance, and values-driven action. The journey of personal recovery from psychosis is immensely challenging. You will also find tips and strategies to help clients identify valued directions, teach clients how to respond flexibly to psychotic symptoms, and emotions that have been barriers to living a valued life, thoughts, and lead workshops that promote compassion and connection among participants.

ACT for Psychosis Recovery: A Practical Manual for Group-Based Interventions Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy #ad - You’ll also find tried and tested techniques for engaging people in groups, particularly those traditionally seen as “hard to reach”—people who may be wary of mental health services or experience paranoia. As evidenced in a study by Patricia A. Act for psychosis recovery is the first book to provide a breakthrough,  evidence-based, step-by-step approach for group work with clients suffering from psychosis.

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Treating Psychosis: A Clinician's Guide to Integrating Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness Approaches within the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Tradition

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New Harbinger Publications #ad - While traditional treatments for psychosis have emphasized medication-based strategies, evidence now suggests that individuals affected by psychosis can greatly benefit from psychotherapy. Treating psychosis is an evidence-based treatment guide for mental health professionals working with individuals affected by psychosis.

The approaches outlined in this book offer clinicians and clients the opportunity to partner in developing therapeutic strategies for problematic symptoms to enable those affected by psychosis to work toward valued goals and ultimately live more meaningful lives. This guide emphasizes a compassionate, de-stigmatizing approach that integrates empowering and strengths-oriented methods that place the client’s values and goals at the center of any therapeutic intervention.

Treating Psychosis: A Clinician's Guide to Integrating Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Compassion-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness Approaches within the Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Tradition #ad - . Psychosis can be associated with a variety of mental health problems, bipolar disorder, anxiety, severe depression, including schizophrenia, and post-traumatic stress disorders. The therapeutic approaches presented are rooted in theory and research, and informed by extensive clinical experience working with client populations affected by psychosis.

Using a cognitive behavioral therapy cbt approach that incorporates acceptance and commitment therapy ACT, compassion-focused therapy CFT and mindfulness approaches, this book is invaluable in helping clinicians develop effective treatment for clients affected by psychosis. The guide provides session-by-session clinical interventions for use in individual or group treatment on an inpatient, outpatient, or community basis.

The book features 40 reproducible clinical practice forms and a companion website with additional downloadable clinical forms and tools, case examples, guided exercises, and resources.

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Cognitive-Behavioral Social Skills Training for Schizophrenia: A Practical Treatment Guide

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The Guilford Press #ad - Reproducible consumer workbooks for each module include skills summaries and worksheets. Listed in samhsa's national Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices Guilford Pubn. The large-size format facilitates photocopying; purchasers also get access to a Web page where they can download and print the reproducible materials.

Cognitive-Behavioral Social Skills Training for Schizophrenia: A Practical Treatment Guide #ad - Cbsst interweaves three evidence-based practices--cognitive-behavioral therapy, social skills training, and problem-solving training--and can be delivered in individual or group contexts. Highly user friendly, the manual includes provider scripts, teaching tools, and engaging exercises and activities. This unique manual presents cognitive-behavioral social skills training CBSST, a step-by-step, learning, empirically supported intervention that helps clients with schizophrenia achieve recovery goals related to living, working, and socializing.

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Group Cbt for Psychosis: A Guidebook For Clinicians

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Oxford University Press #ad - Psychosis implies an alteration of one's reality, with specific beliefs and sensory experiences that affect one's judgment and capacity to function socially. Group cbt for psychosis will be a valuable resource for psychiatrists, psychiatric nurses, psychologists, social workers, occupational therapists, and graduate students in these fields.

. Guilford Pubn. This book offers thorough descriptions of relevant techniques, clinical vignettes, and worksheets for use in group sessions. Previously, more than two decades of empirical evidence now support the use of cognitive behavior therapy CBT for psychosis, medication alone was believed to attenuate or eliminate psychotic symptoms; however, including group CBT for psychosis.

Professors and supervisors teaching clinical skills, such as how to run groups or how to conduct CBT in groups with people with psychotic disorders, will also find this book very useful. Individual chapters focus on the basics of cbt for psychosis, techniques for various symptoms, common obstacles to group CBT for psychosis, explaining the CBT model in a group context, measuring change, essential elements of group therapy, and much more.

Group Cbt for Psychosis: A Guidebook For Clinicians #ad - Group cbt for psychosis offers the first published group therapy module of its kind and is suitable for a broad range of mental health professionals. Group therapy for people with psychosis is often recommended given its cost-efficiency and indirect benefits such as improved social skills and social support, yet delivery of this group intervention necessitates specialized skills and knowledge not typically included as part of most clinical training programs.

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The ACT Deck:55 Acceptance & Commitment Therapy Practices to Build Connection, Find Focus and Reduce Stress

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PESI Publishing & Media #ad - The act deck offers 55 practices based on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for use in therapy, classrooms or at home. Using mindfulness and acceptance strategies, this highly practical deck can help anyone suffering from: - Stress - Anxiety & depression - Chronic pain - Relationship problems - Focus and attention issues - Painful memories & feelings Guilford Pubn.

. These cards ask tough questions, encourage meaningful action and provide new perspectives to help you let go of negative thoughts and live in the present moment.

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150 More Group Therapy Activities & TIPS

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PESI Publishing & Media #ad - Bestselling author judith belmont has created another treasure chest of hands-on and easy-to-use handouts, worksheets, activities, mini-lessons and quizzes that help clients develop effective life skills. Ready-to-use tools include: -interactive strategies for leading successful group experiences -DBT, ACT and positive psychology-inspired resources -Communication skills-building activities -Coping skills using mindfulness and stress resiliency practices -Self-esteem and self-compassion guides for changing thoughts -Fun team building exercises and ice breakers -Practical resources for adults, CBT, adolescents & children Guilford Pubn.

150 More Group Therapy Activities & TIPS #ad - 150 more group therapy activities & tips, the fourth in her Therapeutic Toolbox series, provides a wealth of psycho-educational ideas with Belmont's signature T. I. P. S format theory, Implementation, and Processing.

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ACT Made Simple: An Easy-To-Read Primer on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy The New Harbinger Made Simple Series

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New Harbinger Publications 1684033012 #ad - You are also well aware of the challenges and frustrations that can present during therapy. If you’re looking for ways to optimize your client sessions, consider joining the many thousands of therapists and life coaches worldwide who are learning acceptance and commitment therapy ACT. With a focus on mindfulness, addictions, client values, and a commitment to change, ACT is proven-effective in treating depression, eating disorders, anxiety, schizophrenia, borderline personality disorder BPD, stress, and myriad other psychological issues.

Why is it so hard to be happy? why is life so difficult? why do humans suffer so much? And what can we realistically do about it? No matter how rewarding your job, as a mental health professional, you may sometimes feel helpless in the face of these questions. This book gives you everything you need to start using ACT with your clients for impressive results.

Guilford Pubn. Now fully-revised and updated, flexible perspective taking, working with trauma, this second edition of ACT Made Simple includes new information and chapters on self-compassion, and more. It’s also a revolutionary new way to view the human condition—packed full of exciting new tools, techniques, and strategies for promoting profound behavioral change.

ACT Made Simple: An Easy-To-Read Primer on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy The New Harbinger Made Simple Series #ad - A practical primer, ideal for act newcomers and experienced ACT professionals alike, ACT Made Simple offers clear explanations of the six ACT processes and a set of real-world tips and solutions for rapidly and effectively implementing them in your practice. Inside, metaphors, exercises, you’ll find: scripts, and worksheets to use with your clients; a session-by-session guide to implementing ACT; transcripts from therapy sessions; guidance for creating your own therapeutic techniques and exercises; and practical tips to overcome “therapy roadblocks.

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Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment

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The Guilford Press #ad - Special features include reproducible client handouts and assessment tools. Described in thorough, visions, voices, thought disorders, step-by-step detail are effective techniques for working with delusional beliefs, and negative symptoms; integrating cognitive therapy with other forms of treatment; reducing relapse risks; and enhancing client motivation.

Cognitive Therapy of Schizophrenia Guides to Individualized Evidence-Based Treatment #ad - Guidelines are provided for collaborative assessment and case formulation that enable the clinician to build a strong therapeutic relationship, establish reasonable goals, and tailor treatment to each client's needs. Drawing on the authors' decades of influential work in the field, this highly practical volume presents an evidence-based cognitive therapy approach for clients with schizophrenia.

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The Big Book of ACT Metaphors: A Practitioner's Guide to Experiential Exercises and Metaphors in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

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New Harbinger Publications #ad - The big book of act metaphors a practitioner s Guide to Experiential Exercises and Metaphors in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Metaphors and exercises play an incredibly important part in the successful delivery of acceptance and commitment therapy ACT. That’s why you need fresh, new resources for your professional library.

In this breakthrough book, defusion from troubling thoughts, two ACT researchers provide an essential A-Z resource guide that includes tons of new metaphors and experiential exercises to help promote client acceptance, and values-based action. Unfortunately, many of the metaphors that clinicians use have become stale and ineffective.

The Big Book of ACT Metaphors: A Practitioner's Guide to Experiential Exercises and Metaphors in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy #ad - These powerful tools go far in helping clients connect with their values and give them the motivation needed to make a real, conscious commitment to change. The book also includes scripts tailored to different client populations, and special metaphors and exercises that address unique problems that may sometimes arise in your therapy sessions.

Several act texts and workbooks have been published for the treatment of a variety of psychological problems. Hayes, phd, this book is a must-have for any ACT Practitioner. Used book in Good Condition. Guilford Pubn.

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Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness for Psychosis

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Wiley-Blackwell #ad - Used book in Good Condition. The book contains discrete chapters on developing experiential interventions for voices and paranoia, conducting assessment and case formulation, and a discussion of ways to work with spirituality from a metacognitive standpoint. In this volume, leading international researchers and clinicians describe the major treatment models and research background of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy ACT and Person-Based Cognitive Therapy PBCT, as well as the use of mindfulness, in individual and group therapeutic contexts.

The big book of act metaphors a practitioner s Guide to Experiential Exercises and Metaphors in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Emerging from cognitive behavioural traditions, mindfulness and acceptance-based therapies hold promise as new evidence-based approaches for helping people distressed by the symptoms of psychosis.

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness for Psychosis #ad - These therapies emphasise changing the relationship with unusual and troublesome experiences through cultivating experiential openness, awareness, and engagement in actions based on personal values. This practical and informative book will be of use to clinicians and researchers interested in understanding and implementing ACT and mindfulness interventions for people with psychosis.

Guilford Pubn. Further chapters provide details of how clients view their experiences of ACT and PBCT, as well as offering clear protocols based on clinical practice. Used book in Good Condition.

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CBT for Psychosis: A Symptom-based Approach The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series

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Routledge #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Routledge. This book brings together international experts from different aspects of this fast developing field and will be of great interest to all mental health professionals working with people suffering from psychotic symptoms. Stressing the important connection between mental illness and mental health, further topics of discussion include: the assessment and formulation of psychotic symptoms how to treat psychotic symptoms using CBT CBT for specific and co-morbid conditions CBT of bipolar disorders.

CBT for Psychosis: A Symptom-based Approach The International Society for Psychological and Social Approaches to Psychosis Book Series #ad - This book offers a new approach to understanding and treating psychotic symptoms using Cognitive Behavioural Therapy CBT. Guilford Pubn. Cbt for psychosis shows how this approach clears the way for a shift away from a biological understanding and towards a psychological understanding of psychosis. The big book of act metaphors a practitioner s Guide to Experiential Exercises and Metaphors in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

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