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Mexico-ACBS (Asociación Mexicana por las Ciencias Conductual-Contextuales)

Affiliated 2012

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mexico-ACBS-Asociaci%C3%B3n-para-el-Estudio-de-Ciencias-Conductual-Contextuales/568809289802586?ref=br_rs

Contact Information

Michel André Reyes Ortega (current president)
 

Mission/Objectives

Promote Contextual Behavioral Science. Support research and practice of Contextual Behavioral Science. Contact ACBS wider community for further clinical training and supervision. Development of ACT oriented educational programs. Development of ACT oriented clinical services. Development of an organized comunity who supports, regulates and promote the development of contextual behavioral clinical practice.

Chapter Activities

The chapter engage in activities designed to:

-supporting CBS related research in Mexico and establishing research colaborations with international CBS community

-acquiring newsletters, journals and other publications

-specifying or promoting education and training criteria

Description of Membership

Mental health or related professionals interested in research and aplication of CBS.

Board of Directors

Michel André Reyes Ortega

Angélica Nathalia Vargas Salinas

Milagros Ascencio Guirado

Humberto Villa Cortes

 

Current Projects

  • Research - RCT about a group ACT treatment efficacy on Mixed Affective Disorders group compared to TAU. Mediational variables assesed.
  • Research - RCT about a group ACT treatment efficacy on Sexual Abuse Victims with Chronic Complex PTSD compared to Prolongued Exposure Therapy. Mediational variables assesed.
  • Research - RCT about ACT+FAP efficacy on Borderline Personality Disorder compared to two TAU. Mediational variables assesed.
  • Research - CT about ACT+DBT efficacy on Borderline Personality Disorder familiars. Familiars and clients related variables assesed.
  • Research - Longitudinal Study about a FAP program for Burnout Prevention on BPD Therapists. Therapist and clients related variables assesed.

Events

  • Curso: Psicoterapia Analítica Funcional con Jonathan W. Kanter: http://contextualscience.org/node/12235
  • Diplomado: Entrenamiento en Análisis Clínico Conductual http://contextualscience.org/node/9899