Mar 14 2015

Advanced Clinical Practice Institute

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Applications for Anxious Youth and Adults

Date/Time
Saturday, March 14, 2015
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location

University of St. Thomas, 2115 Summit Ave., St. Paul, MN.  McNeely Hall, MCH100.

Cost
$20.00/10.00 for St. Kate's/UST School of Social Work students

Dr. Ann Layne, presenter at the March 14, 2015, Advanced Clinical Practice Institute Mindfulness and Acceptance Techniques for Anxious Youth and Adults: Expanding the Traditional CBT Model
Featuring Dr. Ann Layne. 

Objectives:

1. Participants will learn about the basic tenets of mindfulness and acceptance based therapies and how they differ from traditional CBT

2. Participants will learn how to incorporate the following techniques into a traditional CBT treatment plan for clients with anxiety: mindfulness, acceptance, cognitive defusion, and values-oriented behavior

3. Participants will be engaged in mindfulness acceptance-based exercises designed for use with youth and adults, including mindfulness-based meditation.