Acute treatment of inpatients with psychotic symptoms using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: pilot results.

@article{Gaudiano2006AcuteTO,
  title={Acute treatment of inpatients with psychotic symptoms using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: pilot results.},
  author={Brandon A. Gaudiano and James D. Herbert},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2006},
  volume={44 3},
  pages={415-37}
}
Cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) has been demonstrated in a number of randomized controlled trials to be efficacious as an adjunctive treatment for psychotic disorders. Emerging evidence suggests the usefulness of CBT interventions that incorporate acceptance/mindfulness-based approaches for this population. The current study extended previous research by Bach and Hayes (2002. The use of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy to prevent the rehospitalization of psychotic patients: A randomized… CONTINUE READING