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Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet

Amanda Knowles
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On this page, we will provide you with the Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet which will help you accept distressing thoughts and situations in your life through the use of metaphors used in ACT theory.

What is the Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet?

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy(ACT) uses the cognitive behavioral therapy approach to teach acceptance. It teaches you to accept your negative thoughts and feelings without stressing about it too much. It uses metaphors that the clients visualize which helps them to learn to face reality without trying to run away from it. Metaphors are a great way to see your upsetting thoughts from a different angle. This worksheet will consist of different metaphors of ACT theory through which you would be able to practice acceptance in your life.

How Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet will help?

This worksheet will help you in accepting your thoughts and feelings without stressing about them so much.It will help you to accept that you cannot change what has happened but rather cope with it. It will serve to increase your mental well-being. 

Instructions on how to use Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet 

There will be metaphors of ACT theory in the worksheet. Read them carefully and practice each metaphor by imagining it vividly.

You can download this worksheet here.

Conclusion

On this page, we provided you with the Effective Use of Metaphors in the ACT Theory Worksheet which hopefully helped you accept distressing thoughts and situations in your life through the use of metaphors used in ACT theory.   

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Amanda Knowles

Amanda Knowled is an Applied Psychologist, with a deep interest in psychopathology and neuropsychology and how psychology impacts and permeates every aspect of our environment. She has worked in Clinical settings (as Special Ed. Counselor, CBT Therapist) and has contributed at local Universities as a Faculty member from time to time. She has a graduate degree in English Literature and feels very connected to how literature and psychology interact. She feels accountable and passionate about making a "QUALITY" contribution to the overall global reform and well-being. She actively seeks out opportunities where she can spread awareness and make a positive difference across the globe for the welfare of our global society.