ACT Basics, 6 day Summercourse with Yvonne Barnes-Holmes

by Lieve Bruyninx and Yvonne Barnes-Holmes

Content: This 6-day training will offer you the experiëntial and conceptual bases of ACT. You will learn as a person and as a therapist. This will help you to make professional choices about what to do and when to do it, using ACT interventions. Practising exercises, practising roleplay and practising making choices are all core parts of the workshop. After completing the course, you will have experienced and worked with all core components of ACT. You will leave with a deep known sense of what ACT is about and how you can apply ACT in your own practice.

Programme: Days 1 and 2: Introduction to process-based ACT, experiëntial. Days 3, 4, 5 and 6: How to deliver ACT as a therapist.

Language: The course will be taught in English. Translation to Dutch is available throughout.

Date and Time: July 24, 25 and 31 and August 7, 14 and 21, each day from 9-16h.

Location: ON-LINE

Target audience: This training is targeted health care professionals at beginners and intermediate level, although we think that participants with already a thourough training in ACT would stil benefit from this course.

Studyload: 36h (the workshop itself) plus 24h (reading and practice)

Study material: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An experiential approach to behavior change (2004) by Hayes, Strosahl & Wilson.

Price: € 990 (early bird, until June 30th); € 1190 (normal, from July 1st) (available at this price in 2020)

Factor Psy is a CRKBO-registered educational institution. This means that the workshop is exempt from VAT.

Registration: You can participate by registering via this link. The deadline for registration is July 18th 2020.

Annulment: You can cancel free of charge in the first 14 days after registering via fikket. For the full cancellation policy, see: If an English translation is required, please contact Factor Psy. Participants agree to these conditions when they register for the workshop.