Please wait ...

The transdiagnostic, "third wave" ACT approach is exploding in popularitybecause it gets results.

Therapists like you are experiencing improved outcomes for a wide range of clinical conditions: anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD, personality disorders, addictions and more. And clients are finally finding relief from suffering and living richer, fuller lives that align with their deeply held values and beliefs.

You too can get these breakthrough results! Join Daniel J. Moran, PhD, BCBA-D, and former president of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, for an Intensive Training Course on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

In this new online course, you'll learn how ACT weaves mindfulness strategies with cognitive-behavioral change strategies to revolutionize client outcomes.

In addition to in-depth training on the evidence-based ACT model, you'll also see in-session demonstrations narrated by Steven C. Hayes and featuring both him and other master ACT clinicians to gain a truly integrative understanding of the approach.
 

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Intensive Online Course
Including Daniel J. Moran, PhD, Steven C. Hayes, PhD, & more...

 

Valued at $729.99 — Today Only $499.99

EARN UP TO 23 CE HOURS — Included in the price
Enrollment Period Ends Soon!


Learning ACT will change your clinical work and your life...

In this transformational 12-week online training course, leading experts from the ACT community, including Daniel J. Moran, Steven C. Hayes, and more, will provide in-depth training on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, preparing you to integrate ACT into your practice. You'll learn to apply ACT in a flexible and fluid way that will help your clients:

 

Here's everything included in the online training course:

MODULE 1: ACT Step by Step

In Module 1, you'll gain a comprehensive understanding of the principles and processes involved in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Daniel (D.J.) Moran will guide you step-by-step through the tenets of the ACT Model:

  • Acceptance of what we cannot control, and why it's important!
  • Cognitive Defusion and looking at thoughts rather than from thoughts.
  • Perspective-Taking and understanding the self-as-content, self-as-perspective, self-as-context.
  • Mindfulness and why being here-and-now in the present is critical.
  • Values, beliefs and the importance in therapy and life.
  • Committed Action and integrating evidence-based therapy with ACT.

Through D.J.'s expert, insightful commentary, case studies, and video examples, you'll develop highly practical, evidence-based skills, and learn powerful assessment tools, case conceptualization techniques and proven clinical strategies that you can immediately apply in your practice.

 

"D.J. changed the way I do therapy and my patients are better for it. He has a knack for making ACT very practical and user-friendly.”
Rosemarie L. (London, UK)

 

MODULE 2: In-Session Demonstrations

In Module 2, Steven C. Hayes will narrate and guide you through the application of ACT in client therapy sessions. Throughout the module, you'll see Hayes and other leading ACT experts demonstrate their techniques and interventions, including: Ann Bailey-Ciarrochi, JoAnne Dahl, Rainer Sonntag, Kirk Strosahl, Robyn Walser, Rikard Wicksell, and Kelly Wilson.


Facing the Struggle


FACING THE STRUGGLE
Watch Steven C. Hayes use creative hopelessness, a process unique to ACT, to help a client suffering from significant social anxiety drop into his feelings and sensations and begin to more deeply engage in therapy. This segment also includes Hayes working with a young mother struggling with anxiety and depression; Ann Bailey-Ciarrochi, MA, working with a teacher with panic disorder; and JoAnne Dahl, PhD, working with a woman who suffers from chronic pain.


CONTROL AND ACCEPTANCE


CONTROL AND ACCEPTANCE
ACT takes on the power of unruly thoughts and unwanted feelings! See Hayes demonstrate the principle of accepting what we cannot control, while guiding his client to accept anxiety without struggle and live in accordance with personal values. He then addresses the risk of falling too quickly into “pseudo-acceptance,” and you'll learn to identify the signs of this pitfall through Ann Bailey-Ciarrochi's session with the teacher struggling with panic.


COGNITIVE DEFUSION


COGNITIVE DEFUSION
Watch Hayes and master ACT clinician Rainer Sonntag, MD, demonstrate a variety of cognitive defusion techniques that therapists can easily integrate into practice to help their clients de-fuse and accept thoughts without struggle, enabling them to engage with life more consciously and intentionally.


MINDFULNESS


MINDFULNESS, SELF, AND THE PRESENT MOMENT
See mindfulness practices and techniques in the therapy room during a session with Tony, a client in recovery from addiction, who Hayes helps slow down and connect with himself — preparing him to be more immersed in therapy. You'll also watch ACT co-founder Kelly Wilson, PhD, conduct a powerful piece of clinical supervision that helps a struggling ACT therapist manage her anxiety and engage more deeply with her clients.


Values


VALUES AND ACTION
Watch Hayes guide clients to connect with deeply-held values, uncover the link to emotional pain, and create the groundwork for meaningful goals. In an impressive session with a depressed young mother, master ACT therapist Rainer Sonntag, MD, helps her define values as a parent and set goals for herself.


PSYCHOLOGICAL FLEXIBILITY


PSYCHOLOGICAL FLEXIBILITY
Tie together all the components of the ACT model for use in a variety of contexts by therapists of every orientation. You'll see multiple demonstrations by ACT therapists and master clinicians including Hayes, Robyn Walser, PhD, and ACT co-founder Kirk Strosahl, PhD, as they integrate ACT processes into actual treatment scenarios with clients.

 

Enroll today and you'll also get these
Bonuses Valued at over $79!
 

Join D.J. for a Live Q&A Call to get additional insight and answers to any questions you have.

  • Opportunity to pose your questions LIVE to Daniel J. Moran, PhD, BCBA-D.
  • Plus, get ACT-based psychological assessment tools, case conceptualization forms, and bonus mindfulness tools and exercises.


 

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Intensive Online Course
Including Daniel J. Moran, PhD, Steven C. Hayes, PhD, & more...

 

Valued at $729.99 — Today Only $499.99

EARN UP TO 23 CE HOURS — Included in the price
Enrollment Period Ends Soon!



Get to Know the Experts...

Daniel J. Moran, PhD, BCBA-D

Daniel J. Moran, PhD, BCBA-D, is the former president of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, the international ACT organization with over 7,500 members. He is an early-adopter of the first case conceptualization manual for Acceptance and Commitment Therapy entitled ACT in Practice (New Harbinger), and served on the first ACT training committee. He is a recognized ACT trainer by the Association for Contextual Behavioral Sciences and was elected to that organization’s board of directors. He was the co-chair of the ACT Summer Institute in 2008 and assisted in the roll-out of the utilization of ACT with the Veterans Administration.

D.J.’s engaging training style has led him to being an invited keynote speaker for many events in the last decade. He has also been featured on The Oprah Winfrey Network, TLC, and The Discover Channel discussing the treatment of anxiety disorders, and has published several articles and book chapters including publications with CBT pioneer Albert Ellis, and ACT pioneer Steven C. Hayes.

D.J. founded the MidAmerican Psychological Institute, a clinic in Chicagoland, and continues to supervise therapists and treat patients in that organization. His passion is for applying the ACT principles in important areas outside of the clinic, such as the boardroom or construction sites. He established Pickslyde Consulting in order to bring mindfulness and value-directed commitment skills to the workplace in order to improve safety, innovation and leadership. D.J. has utilized ACT in work implementations and clinical training sites on six continents and all around the United States.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Daniel J. Moran is the Executive Director for MidAmerican Psychological Institute. He receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Nonfinancial: Daniel J. Moran has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.

Steven C. Hayes, Ph.D

Steven C. Hayes, PhD, is the co-founder of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), best-selling author of Get Out of Your Mind and Into Your Life and Nevada Foundation Professor at the Department of Psychology at the University of Nevada. An author of 44 books and nearly 600 scientific articles, he has shown in his research how language and thought leads to human suffering, and has developed ACT as a way of correcting these processes. Hayes has been president of several scientific societies and has received several national awards, such as the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies.

His popular book Get Out Of Your Mind and Into Your Life was featured in Time magazine among several other major media outlets, and for a time was the number one best-selling self-help book in the United States.

Steven C. Hayes speaks internationally on acceptance and mindfulness and is one of the world's most influential and cited clinical psychologists.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Steven C. Hayes is a Nevada Foundation Professor of the Department of Psychology at the University of Nevada.

Nonfinancial: Steven C. Hayes has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.

Here's everything included in this comprehensive online training course:
  •  
Over 12 hours of video training on the principles and processes of ACT with Daniel J. Moran, PhD, BCBA-D. Click here for course objectives and outline.
  •  
Over 11 hours of ACT in-session demonstrations narrated by Steven C. Hayes, PhD, and featuring the work of leading ACT experts, including: Steven C. Hayes, Ann Bailey-Ciarrochi, JoAnne Dahl, Rainer Sonntag, Kirk Strosahl, Robyn Walser, Rikard Wicksell, and Kelly Wilson.
  •  
Live Q&A call with DJ Moran, plus the audio recording after the call and additional bonus materials.
  •  
Online message boards to network and collaborate with other professionals taking the course.
  •  
Earn up to 23 CE hours — included in the price. Click here for Credit Information.
  •  
Unlimited access to all course materials! Watch your email for your order confirmation to get started instantly!
 

100% satisfaction guarantee

Register for this intensive training course without risk. If you're not completely satisfied, give us a call at 800-844-8260. We’re that confident that you'll find this learning experience to be all that's promised and more than you expected.

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Intensive Online Course
Including Daniel J. Moran, PhD, Steven C. Hayes, PhD, & more...

 

Valued at $729.99 — Today Only $499.99

EARN UP TO 23 CE HOURS — Included in the price
Enrollment Period Ends Soon!