Pre-Conference Workshops for WC15

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20-21 June, Seville, Spain

Unforgettable. Inspiring. Cutting-edge. Inviting. ACBS Pre-Conference Workshops are well-known as a source for world-class ACT and RFT trainings. Here is the heart of ACBS. Where therapists and researchers of all ages sharpen their skills, and push their limits. Where expert trainers from across the globe converge as a creative force aiming to shape and support all those in attendance. Where life-long friends reconnect, or meet for the first time.

What to Expect

The 2017 Pre-Conference Workshops offer exciting new opportunities that will engage therapists and researchers of any skill level. Highlights include:

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT): Participate in experiential and didactic workshops to learn this empirically supported therapy
Relational Frame Theory (RFT): Apply this modern perspective on cognition and language to your own research or practice
Contextual Behavioral Science (CBS): Explore the foundations of ACT and RFT to enrich your understanding
Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT): Engage compassionate emotions within your clients in order to target anxiety and mood disorders
Functional Analytic Psychotherapy (FAP): Learn to deepen and generalize your clinical skills

Combining therapy role-plays, experiential exercises, case presentations, data graphics, focused lectures, and small group discussions, you can expect high-quality training from ACBS Pre-Conference Workshops. Continuing Education Credits are available.

Be sure to review the list of workshops below to see your full list of options.

When, Where, and How Much?

These workshops will be held the two days immediately preceding the ACBS World Conference 15.

Tuesday, 20 June, 2017 - 9:30-17:45
Wednesday, 21 June, 2017 - 9:30-17:45

They will be held at the Melia Sevilla in Seville, Spain.

More general Registration information can be found here.

Pre-Conference Workshop Registration Rates (20-21 June, 2017)

The workshops below will be held the 2-days immediately preceding the ACBS World Conference 15. They will be 9:30-17:45 on each day.

The workshops run concurrently, so you may only register for one pre-conference workshop. Also note that they require their own registration and fee (they are not included as part of the ACBS World Conference). CE credits are available.

Professional €299 ($319*) €329 ($352*) €379 ($406*)
Student €189 ($202*) €219 ($234*) €269 ($288*)
Professional, Non-Member €369 ($395*) €399 ($427*) €449 ($480*)
Student, Non-Member €219 ($234*) €239 ($256*) €289 ($309*)

Above prices include lunch each day, twice daily coffee/tea on site, and a general certificate of attendance.

Additional information about registrations, refunds, etc., can be found here.

Learn about the specific workshops here.