La alianza terapéutica en la terapia de aceptación y compromiso


  • Robyn D. Walser Bay Area Trauma Recovery Clinic, Berkeley, California, USA
  • Manuela O’Connell Universidad Favaloro, Buenos Aires, Argentina


Palabras clave:

alianza terapéutica, relación terapéutica, terapia de aceptación y compromiso


La Terapia de Aceptación y Compromiso (ACT) es una intervención basada en procesos que promueve la flexibilidad psicológica implementando seis procesos centrales. Estos incluyen aceptación y conciencia como también procesos de valores y cambio conductuales. Sin embargo, el vehículo primario para implementar estas intervenciones es la relación terapéutica. En este trabajo discutimos que la Alianza Terapéutica (TA) es co-creada y es un factor crítico que contribuye a la efectividad de la implementación de ACT.  Este artículo se enfoca en la TA como una parte vital del tratamiento ACT. Desarrollamos la alianza terapéutica desde la perspectiva de ACT, exploramos los diferentes roles que ocupa en la implementación de ACT y concluimos con un ejemplo clínico. Mas específicamente mostramos cómo la alianza terapéutica y la relación terapéutica pueden ser un vehículo de cambio en ACT.


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Biografía del autor/a

Robyn D. Walser, Bay Area Trauma Recovery Clinic, Berkeley, California, USA

National Center for PTSD, Dissemination and Training Division, Menlo Park, USA

University of California, Berkeley, Clinical Science, Berkeley, California USA


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Cómo citar

Walser, R. D., & O’Connell, M. (2022). La alianza terapéutica en la terapia de aceptación y compromiso. Revista De Psicoterapia, 33(122), 5–20.