ACT in Primary Care SIG

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ACT in Primary Care Special Interest Group

Affiliated 2014

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Contact Information

Leah Schindler, MS
Nurse Practitioner, La Clinica
Oregon, USA

SIG Mission/Objectives

To connect professionals working or interning in primary care, and to incorporate ACT principles.

Description of SIG membership 

Professionals working or interning in primary care and incorporating ACT principles (e.g., medical providers, behavioral health specialists)

General Interest Area to be Specifically Addressed by SIG

ACT as it applies to health related and primary care issues in the unique context of the primary care office. Coordination of care with medical and mental health consultants. Dissemination of information to medical providers about human nature, behavior change and a values based approach to patient care.

SIG Activities

We are starting with the listserv and seeing what else evolves.