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Opportunity details

FACTOID – ACT Therapy for older adults with long term chronic worry

ACT Therapy for older adults with long term chronic worry

Link to organisation:

Full description:

We are conducting a study using ‘Acceptance And Commitment Therapy’ for adults 65 and over who present with long term worry. We are interested in patients who have had previous treatment that was not successful. Participants would take part in a 16-week intervention with one of our trained therapists in London.

Please visit our website:

or contact Kate Kimona on 0203 108 7833, for information.

Date from

30th January 2018

Date to

30th October 2018


Division of Psychiatry, University College London

Division of Psychiatry (UCL)

We are an interdisciplinary centre for research and teaching concerned with mental health and illness.

Our aim is to address clinical problems in order to achieve benefits for patients and public health, using insights from basic science. We deliver innovative teaching, relevant to clinical practice, that is informed by our research.


Recruitment poster.pdf



Mental health



Involvement type:


What support is offered?

Any queries related to the about the study can be sent to Kate Kimona. Email: (Research Assistant)


£10 voucher upon completion of the intervention



Can the work be done from home?


Suitable for a beginner?