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Acceptance Strategies

  • Rick Hughes
  • Andrew Kinder
  • Cary L. Cooper
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Abstract

The Serenity Creed or prayer, first scripted by American theologian Reinhold Niebuhr (1892–1971), proposes ‘Grant me the courage to change the things I can, the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, and the wisdom to know the difference’.

Reference

  1. Hayes, S. C., Strosahl, K. D., & Wilson, K. G. (1999). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Experiential Approach to Behaviour Change. New York: Guildford Press.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rick Hughes
    • 1
  • Andrew Kinder
    • 2
  • Cary L. Cooper
    • 3
  1. 1.AberdeenUK
  2. 2.LondonUK
  3. 3.Manchester Business SchoolUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

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