Intermediate training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) - a six-part course
The intermediate training in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) follows on from the introduction to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy two-day course.
This course is primarily aimed at practicing counsellors, psychotherapists and psychologists who want to introduce the ACT model in a consistent way into their client work.
What is taught in this training?
The training consists of six one-day sessions over a five-month period. The training will involve a combination of:
- Experiential exercises (mindfulness).
- Teaching of theory and discussion of how it relates to client work.
- Skills practise in break-out rooms.
- ACT supervision and discussion of use of ACT with current clients.
When will the course run?
Training dates for the next course running with spaces start on Monday 15 October 2018 and conclude on Monday 11 March 2019. Exact dates can be found in the calendar on the course page of our website. Please see link below.
Who is running the training?
The training will be delivered by Ian Tomlinson PTSTA. Ian uses ACT with clients every day and has had long-term supervision in ACT with one of the UK’s most highly respected experts in the model.
Ian studied ACT in London, as it was the only place he could undergo training. This training provides an opportunity to study ACT in the North West of England and is one of the only trainings running outside of the capital.
For more information and exact course session dates visit: https://affinitycentre.co.uk/course/intermediate-training-in-acceptance-and-commitment-therapy/
About The Affinity Centre
Ian Tomlinson PTSTA(P), the director of the Affinity Centre incorporates ACT into all his client work with individuals and couples. He is a UKCP registered certified transactional analyst psychotherapist. Ian uses ACT with clients every day and has had long-term supervision in ACT with one of the UK’s most highly respected experts in the model.