15. Laying Out in Anxiety: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Values-Based Living

  1. George W. Burns
  1. Robyn D. Walser and
  2. Maggie Chartier

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269664.ch15

Happiness, Healing, Enhancement: Your Casebook Collection for Applying Positive Psychology in Therapy

Happiness, Healing, Enhancement: Your Casebook Collection for Applying Positive Psychology in Therapy

How to Cite

Walser, R. D. and Chartier, M. (2009) Laying Out in Anxiety: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Values-Based Living, in Happiness, Healing, Enhancement: Your Casebook Collection for Applying Positive Psychology in Therapy (ed G. W. Burns), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269664.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470291153

Online ISBN: 9781118269664

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Keywords:

  • acceptance and commitment therapy;
  • depression;
  • relational frame theory;
  • anxiety;
  • positive psychology

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • How Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Fits Within a Positive Psychology Paradigm

  • An Overview of Act

  • Getting Started

  • Act with Susan

  • Implementing the Six Core Components

  • Susan's Life