Cite this chapter as: Hooper N., Larsson A. It examines why ACT and psychological flexibility are relevant to the workplace and discusses the research evidence relating to their beneficial impacts. For this reason, Contextual Behavioural Science, as a branch of psychology, prioritizes theories which included the context in which a behaviour occurs, and the context in which it was learned. (2015) Contextual Behavioural Science. In: The Research Journey of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
Through working with me, you will learn how to clear away the clutter and the chaos, to focus on what is true, what is important, and what is of value to you. Home Chester Research Unit for the Psychology of Health Contextual Behavioural Science Research Lab Our Research group aims to develop and improve evidence-based psychological interventions through an understanding of the interrelation between basic human learning processes and complex behaviours. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science describes the philosophical and empirical foundation of the contextual behavioral science movement; it explores the history and goals of CBS, explains its core analytic assumptions, and describes Relational Frame Theory as a research and practice program.. Filed under Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Contextual Behavioural Science, Mindfulness, podcast, Psychological Flexibility | Tagged Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, contextual behavioral science, psychological flexibility, UK | Comment How to run Acceptance and Commitment Therapy groups for people with psychosis – paper published We study the effects of environment, including the coaching and therapeutic environments, on learning and behaviour. A Contextual Behavioral Guide to the Self: Theory and Practice - Due out March 2019. A full member of the NZ College of Clinical Psychologists, I am also a Professional Member of the Association of Contextual Behavioural Science.
Contextual Behavioural Science (Hayes, 2013) is an approach to psychology and to science more generally (Hayes, Wilson et al., 2012) that takes action in context as its core focus and sees the achievement of prediction and influence over behaviour as a key goal. The CBS Youtube channel This channel will be beneficial for anybody wanting to learn more about acceptance and commitment therapy(ACT), Relational Frame Theory(RFT) or Contextual Behavioural Science(CBS). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) is a new form of cognitive behavioural therapy, referred to as a third wave psychological therapy (Hayes, Luoma, Bond, Masuda, & Lillis, 2006). This chapter focuses on the application of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and psychological flexibility to one particular nonclinical context, the workplace.