CDP Presents: RE-ACT: Resilience Enhancement through Acceptance and Commitment Training online via Zoom
18 March 2020, Noon to 1:30 p.m. Eastern
Description: In this 90-minute webinar, participants will learn about key Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) processes that can be targeted to promote psychological resilience in Service members. The session will briefly describe the ACT conceptualization of psychological resilience, provide a practical model for recognizing clinical opportunities to target key ACT processes and demonstrate the application of the ACT model in a live role-play. In addition, this webinar will provide a brief overview of empirical support for ACT as an intervention to boost performance and factors related to resilience. Participants will leave with knowledge about the potential pathways by which ACT may promote resilience in military personnel.
To access the course, on the day of the event, log into your account here: https://deploymentpsych.ce21.com/Account/MyAccount and click on the green "Launch Webinar" button.
After this webinar participants will be able to:
- Describe how engaging ACT core processes may enhance psychological resilience
- Describe an ACT-consistent conceptual framework of resilience to guide clinician decision making
- Demonstrate several strategies for engaging processes related to psychological resilience in therapy sessions
- Identify empirical support for ACT as an intervention to boost resilience and recognize opportunities for additional research
This course will be presented via Zoom teleconferencing software. Zoom is browser-based, however an add-in may need to be installed before attending. Participants can test their computer's capabilities by clicking here (or visiting https://zoom.us/test). We recommend those using Internet connections on government or military locations test their ability to load Zoom in advance of the event to ensure there are no technical difficulties. Microphones and webcams are not necessary, but you will need a computer with working speakers or headphones. If you encounter connection difficulties when using your computer, the Zoom app is also available for iOS and Android devices.
Continuing Education Details:
This activity is approved for 1.5 continuing education credits (CEs).
The Center for Deployment Psychology is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. The Center for Deployment Psychology maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
For questions or technical issues, please contact Mr. Micah Norgard (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Mr. Chris Adams (email@example.com).