This is a manual that explains FACT as understood by Bruce Arroll. At the end it explains what training resources are available in terms of on-line courses, face to face courses, videos, webinars and podcasts
The first is the demonstration video of an 11 minute consultation that demonstrates the seven step model for a first consultation. The second is a talk on FACT by Bruce Arroll (31 minutes) which explains FACT and how he uses it in his practice.
Other FACT Resources
Dealing with being stuck handout - This is a handout for patients which explains what is happening to them and what they can do about it.
Work love play worksheet - This is the contextual interview. The interventions come from this.
FACT four square tool worksheet - This is the case-formulation tool developed by Strosahl et al. It contains the CARE acronym which stands for Contextual interview, Avoidance issues, Reframe to show that the intensity of hurt is in proportion to the intensity of caring, Experiment - willingness to try new things. This tool can be used to show patients a summary of their situation and what is needed to new actions.
FACT consultations at Greenstone Clinic - How they work for referrals to GPs and Nurses.