About Us

Welcome to ANZ ACBS and our website- an online learning and research community. This site is a living resource for the Contextual Behavioural Science community in Australia and New Zealand.

Founded in 2009, the Australia and New Zealand Association for Contextual Behavioural Science (ACBS) is dedicated to the advancement of cognitive and behavioural science and practice, so as to alleviate human suffering and advance human well being. This organization seeks to foster and further develop a local community of scholars, researchers, educators, and practitioners.

About Our Organisation

ANZ ACBS Guiding Principles and Values

Organisational Vision for 2014

Meet Our ANZ ACBS Board

Learn About Contextual Behavioural Science



Get Connected with Our ANZ ACBS Community

ANZ ACBS Annual Conference

Become an official ACBS International member here. 

ACBS International Membership includes: 1) Full access to the website and premium content including audio, video, various publications and teaching materials, and assessment measures. 2) Access to the ACT & RFT listservs. 3) Access to JCBS (Journal of Contextual Behavioural Science),  for practioners and researchers. 4) Your profile listed in the ACT Therapist Directory. 5) Contributing privileges to add content to the ACBS site (publications, blogs, comments, book pages, training events, etc.). 6) Voting privileges in ACBS elections. 7)Eligibility to join to any of our chapters and Special Interest Groups.  8) Discounted ACBS World Conference registration.