Professional Training Online 1-3 of March 2023
Welcome to the NEUROACT Professional Training!
Below is a course zoom link, the course schedule, reading material, and other information.
After completing the training, you will receive a course certificate showing you are a certified NEUROACT® provider.
If you have any questions, please contact the course leader (contact information below).
This page is now updated with the presentation and exercise booklet that we will use during the training.
Below is the presentation that we will use during the course days.
Below is the exercise booklet that we will use during the course. Please download it and you can choose to print it or use it as PDFs.
Below is the zoom link to the training days. You use the same link for all three days.
Topic: NEUROACT Professional Training Online
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Course link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88996664275
The following articles are recommended to be read before the training days. Please click on the respective heading to download the articles.
Information about the article: Outcomes of an acceptance and commitment therapy-based skills training group for students with high-functioning autism spectrum disorder: a quasi-experimental pilot study. Authors: Pahnke, J, Lundgren, T., Hursti, T., & Hirvikoski, T. (2014). Publicerad i tidskriften Autism.
Information about the article: Acceptance and commitment therapy for autistic adults: an open pilot study in a psychiatric outpatient context. Authors: Pahnke, J., Hirvikoski, T., Bjureberg, J., Bölte, S., Jokinen, J., Bohman, B., & Lundgren, T. (2019). Published in the Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science.
Information about the article: Acceptance and commitment therapy for autistic adults: A randomized controlled pilot study in a psychiatric outpatient setting. Authors: Pahnke, J., Jansson-Fröjmark, M., Andersson, G., Bjureberg, J., Jokinen, J., Bohman, B., & Lundgren, T. (2022). Published in Autism: The International Journal of Research and Practice.
If interested, please read Johans Pahnke’s doctoral thesis on ACT and autism. DOWNLOAD THE THESIS.
Information about the doctoral thesis: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Evaluation of feasibility, effectiveness, and validity of a novel contextual behavioral treatment. Published 2022. Author: Johan Pahnke
Information about the article: Cognitive defusion for reducing distressing thoughts in adults with autism. Authors: Maisel, J., Stephenson, K., Cox, J., & South, M.
The training is three half-days, four hours daily, including coffee breaks.
DAY 1: 08.00-12.00 (GMT +1)
DAY 2: 08.00-12.00 (GMT +1)
DAY 3: 08.00-12.00 (GMT +1)
A link to the NEUROACT program manual, work materials, and all other NEUROACT materials will be provided after the training.
If you have any questions, please contact course manager Johan Pahnke at the e-mail address: email@example.com.