ACT for Health SIG

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ACT for Health Special Interest Group

Affiliated 2015

Go here to join the ACT for Health SIG Facebook Group

SIG Officers

Joanna Dudek - President
Beate Vesterskov - Vice President
Sara Che Runga - Member-at-large
Shannon Woo - Member-at-large

SIG Mission/Objectives

The Special Interest Group (SIG) "ACT for Health" promotes the development of scientific evidence based protocols in the health context, in the oncological and in the palliative context, in the neurological setting (e.g. headache disorders, Alzheimer’s diseases), in the bariatric treatment, cardiac treatment, and in the surgical context. Moreover this approach has been successfully used for the training of the health workers.

Description of SIG membership 

Experts who are willing to share their knowledge and develop protocols in order to increase knowledge about the application in the field ACT of Health.

SIG Activities

• Annual meeting at the ACBS World Conference: individuals may present and propose their research projects.
• Maintain the Act for Health Listserv.
• Consider collaboration with other ACBS SIGs, to further develop research and clinical directions from this conceptual basis.