ACT for Shame in SUD 1 Running head : ACT FOR SHAME IN SUD Slow and Steady Wins the Race : A Randomized Clinical Trial of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Targeting Shame in Substance Use Disorders

@inproceedings{Luoma2011ACTFS,
  title={ACT for Shame in SUD 1 Running head : ACT FOR SHAME IN SUD Slow and Steady Wins the Race : A Randomized Clinical Trial of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Targeting Shame in Substance Use Disorders},
  author={Jason B. Luoma},
  year={2011}
}
  • Jason B. Luoma
  • Published 2011
Objective: Shame has long been seen as relevant to substance use disorders, but interventions have not been tested in randomized trials. This study examined a group-based intervention for shame based on the principles of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in patients (N = 133; 61% female; M = 34 years old; 86% Caucasian) in a 28-day residential addictions treatment program. Method: Consecutive cohort pairs were assigned in a pair-wise random fashion to receive treatment as usual (TAU) or… CONTINUE READING
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