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dc.contributor.authorRauwenhoff, Johanne
dc.contributor.authorBol, Yvonne
dc.contributor.authorPeeters, Frenk
dc.contributor.authorvan Heugten, Caroline M
dc.date.accessioned2024-06-04T09:18:44Z
dc.date.available2024-06-04T09:18:44Z
dc.date.created2024-01-02T12:59:21Z
dc.date.issued2023
dc.identifier.citationClinical Rehabilitation. 2023, 38 (4), 530-542.en_US
dc.identifier.issn0269-2155
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/11250/3132454
dc.description.abstractObjective: To evaluate the feasibility of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for people with acquired brain injury. Design: A process evaluation of the BrainACT treatment was conducted alongside a randomised controlled trial. Setting: Psychology departments of hospitals and rehabilitation centres. Subjects: Tweny-seven participants with acquired brain injury and 11 therapists. Intervention: BrainACT is an Acceptance and Commitment Therapy adapted for the needs and possible cognitive deficits of people with acquired brain injury, provided in eight one-hour face-to-face or video-conference sessions. Measurements: The attendance and compliance rates, engagement, satisfaction, and perceived barriers and facilitators for delivery in clinical practice were investigated using semi-structured interviews with participants and therapists and therapy logs. Results: 212 of the 216 sessions in total were attended and 534 of the 715 protocol elements across participants and sessions were delivered. Participants were motivated and engaged. Participants and therapists were satisfied with the intervention and participants reported to have implemented skills in their daily routines acquired during therapy. Key strengths are the structure provided with the bus of life metaphor, the experiential nature of the intervention, and the materials and homework. Participants and therapists often preferred face-to-face sessions, however, when needed video-conferencing is a good alternative. Conclusion: BrainACT is a feasible intervention for people with anxiety and depressive symptoms following acquired brain injury. However, when the content of the intervention is too extensive, we recommend adding two extra sessions.en_US
dc.language.isoengen_US
dc.publisherSAGEen_US
dc.rightsNavngivelse 4.0 Internasjonal*
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/deed.no*
dc.titleAcceptance and Commitment Therapy is feasible for people with acquired brain injury: A process evaluation of the BrainACT treatmenten_US
dc.title.alternativeAcceptance and Commitment Therapy is feasible for people with acquired brain injury: A process evaluation of the BrainACT treatmenten_US
dc.typeJournal articleen_US
dc.typePeer revieweden_US
dc.description.versionpublishedVersionen_US
dc.source.pagenumber530-542en_US
dc.source.volume38en_US
dc.source.journalClinical Rehabilitationen_US
dc.source.issue4en_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1177/02692155231218813
dc.identifier.cristin2218925
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