Impact of acceptance and commitment therapy versus education on stigma toward people with psychological disorders.

@article{Masuda2007ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of acceptance and commitment therapy versus education on stigma toward people with psychological disorders.},
  author={Akihiko Masuda and Steven C. Hayes and Lindsay B. Fletcher and Paul J Seignourel and Kara Bunting and Scott A Herbst and Michael P. Twohig and Jason Lillis},
  journal={Behaviour research and therapy},
  year={2007},
  volume={45 11},
  pages={2764-72}
}
Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) has previously been shown to alter stigmatizing attitudes and to be relatively useful for psychologically inflexible participants. The present study is the first to bring those two findings together by comparing ACT to an education intervention for reducing stigma toward people with psychological disorders, and examining whether results differ for psychologically inflexible versus flexible individuals. A sample of college students (N =95) was randomly… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 2 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.
33 Citations
40 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 33 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 40 references

Measuring experiential avoidance: A preliminary test of a working model

  • S. C. Hayes, K. D. Strosahl, K. G. Wilson, R. T. Bissett, J. Pistorello, D Toarmino
  • 2004
Highly Influential
5 Excerpts

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An experiential approach to behavior change

  • Hayes, K.D.S.C. Strosahl, K. G. Wilson
  • 1999
Highly Influential
3 Excerpts

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy i skolan - att hantera stress. En randomiserad, kontrollerad studie

  • F. Livheim
  • Unpublished thesis. University of Uppsala, Sweden
  • 2004
2 Excerpts

The impact of Acceptance and Commitment Training and Multicultural Training on the stigmatizing attitudes and professional burnout of substance abuse counselors

  • C Hayes.S., R. Bissett, N. Roget, M. Padilla, B. S. Kohlenberg, G Fisher
  • Behavior Therapy,
  • 2004

Values work in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Setting a course of behavioral treatment

  • K. G. Wilson, A. R. Murrell
  • 2004
1 Excerpt

Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) vs. systematic desensitization in the treatment of mathematics anxiety

  • ACT, Education, R. D. Stigma 20 Zettle
  • The Psychological Record
  • 2003

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…