Publications

ACT and ACTiveRehab

ACT: The state of the art

In the Association of Contextual and Behavioral Science (ACBS)* web page you will always find the latest actualization of the growing evidence.
*If you cannot see all the material, you may need to login (for members). You can choose to be member for as low as 13 USD and then have access to a lot of publications, presentations, protocols, etc.

Articles

  • ACT in English
  • ACT in Swedish
  • ACTiveRehab in English
  • ACTiveRehab in English | Swedish

Media

  • ACT in English
  • ACT in Swedish
  • ACTive Rehab in English
  • ACTive Rehab in English | Swedish

Research: Scientific Publications at International Peer Reviewed Journals

THE JOURNAL OF PAIN, November 2015

ON THE COVER Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) aims to increase the behavioral flexibility of individuals facing painful situations. Pain acceptance is the willingness to experience pain while engaging in valued activities. It is often measured using the Chronic Pain Acceptance Questionnaire. Previous analyses identified three patient clusters which differed across measures of patient functioning in meaningful ways. In this issue, Rovner et al present clustering using Latent Class Analysis. This cover image, a collaborative piece between ACT psychologist and artist Rikke Kjelgaard and author Graciela Rovner, is metaphorically related to ACT. See Rovner et al, Page 1095.

Read more

Rovner, G.; Vowles, K.; Gerdle, B. & Gillanders, D. (Epub ahead of print) Latent Class Analysis of the Short and LongForm of the Chronic Pain Acceptance Questionnaire- Further Examination of Patient Subgroups. J Pain. 2015 Aug 19. pii: S1526-5900(15)00810-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2015.07.007. PMID:26297968

Rovner, G.; Årestedt, K.; Gerdle, B.; Börsbo, B. & McCracken, LM, (2014) Psychometric properties of the 8-item Chronic Pain Acceptance Questionnaire (CPAQ – 8) in a Swedish Chronic Pain Cohort. J Rehabil Med 46: 73–80
CPAQ-8 in Swedish, dawnload here!
Bromley Milton, M.; Börsbo, B; Rovner, G.; Lundgren-Nilsson, Å.; Stibrant-Sunnerhagen, K.; Gerdle, B. (2013) Is pain intensity really that important to assess in chronic pain patients? A study based on the Swedish Quality Registry for Pain Rehabilitation (SQRP). PLoS ONE 8(6): e65483. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0065483

Hello! If you would like to get short and ACTiveNewsletters...

...and get inspired with the latest news about ACT and ACTiveRehab (workshops, research, clinical material, etc)... then...

You are now subscribed to ACT INSTITUTET SWEDEN's Newsletter!