ACT and RFT for Relationships: Strategies for Helping Clients Explore Their Partnerships, Deepen Intimacy, and Maintain Healthy Commitments

ACT and RFT for Relationships: Strategies for Helping Clients Explore Their Partnerships, Deepen Intimacy, and Maintain Healthy Commitments

by JoAnne Dahl, Ian Stewart, Christopher Martell, Jonathan S Kaplan
     
 

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Combining elements of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and relational frame theory (RFT), ACT and RFT for Relationships presents a unique approach for therapists to help clients develop and experience deeper, more loving relationships. By exploring personal values and expectations, and by addressing central patterns of behaviors, therapists can helpSee more details below

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Combining elements of acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) and relational frame theory (RFT), ACT and RFT for Relationships presents a unique approach for therapists to help clients develop and experience deeper, more loving relationships. By exploring personal values and expectations, and by addressing central patterns of behaviors, therapists can help their clients establish and maintain intimacy with their partner and gain a greater understanding of their relationship as a whole.

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“This is a fascinating account of love from the perspective of modern behavioral analysis. This book will get you thinking about yourself, your partner, and love in ways that you probably haven't thought of before. It brings scientific illumination to the candle lights of intimacy.”
Andrew Christensen, PhD, is professor of psychology at UCLA, a cofounder of integrative behavioral couple therapy, and author of Reconcilable Differences
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781608823345
Publisher:
New Harbinger Publications
Publication date:
01/02/2014
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
737,575
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

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