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A-Tjak, J. (2009). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Hoe nieuw taalgebruik kan bijdragen aan een rijker leven. Psychopraxis, 4, 124-130.
A-Tjak, J., & De Groot, F. (Eds.). (2008). Acceptance and commitment therapy: Een inleiding voor hulpverleners. Houten: Bohn Stafleu van Loghum.
Abblett, M. (2013). The Heat of the Moment in Treatment: Mindful Management of Difficult Clients. New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company.
Abramowitz, J. S., Lackey, G. R., & Wheaton, M. G. (2009). Obsessive–compulsive symptoms: The contribution of obsessional beliefs and experiential avoidance. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 23, 160–166. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Abramowitz, J. S., Tolin, D. F., & Street, G. P. (2001). Paradoxical effects of thought suppression: A meta-analysis of controlled studies. Clinical Psychology Review, 21(5), 683-703. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Adcock, A. C., Merwin, R. M., Wilson, K. G., Drake, C. E., Tucker, C. I., & Elliot, C. A. (2010). The problem is not learning: Facilitated acquisition of stimulus equivalence classes among low achieving college students. The Psychological Record, 60, 43-56. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Afram, A., & Kashdan, T. B. (2015). Coping with rejection concerns in romantic relationships: An experimental investigation of social anxiety and risk regulation. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 151-156.
Ahtinen, A., Mattila, E., Välkkynen, P., Kaipainen, K., Vanhala, T., Ermes, M., . . . Lappalainen, R. (2013). Mobile mental wellness training for stress management: Feasibility and design implications based on a one-month field study. Journal of medical internet research, 15 (7), e11. doi:10.2196/mhealth.2596 Retrieved from
Al-Jabari, R. (2014). Therapist (Dis)Continuity, Therapeutic Relationship, and (Premature) Termination in a University-Based Psychology Training Clinic (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of North Texas, Texas. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Alda, M., Puebla-Guedea, M., Rodero, B., Demarzo, M., Montero-Marin, J., Roca, M., & Garcia-Campayo, J. (2016). Zen meditation, length of telomeres, and the role of experiential avoidance and compassion. Mindfulness, 1-9.
Alidina, S., (2015). The Mindful Way through Stress: The Proven 8-Week Path to Health, Happiness, and Well-Being. New York, NY: The Guilford Press.
Alonso, M. A., Lopez, A., Losada, A., & Gonzalez, J. L. (2013). Acceptance And Commitment Therapy and selective optimization with compensation for older people with chronic pain: A pilot study. Psicologia Conductual, 21, 59-79. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Andrew, D. H., & Dulin, P. L. (2007). The relationship between self-reported health and mental health problems among older adults in New Zealand: Experiential avoidance as a moderator. Aging and mental health, 11(5), 596-603. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Angiola, J., & Bowen, A. M. (2013). Quality of Life in Advanced Cancer: An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy View. The Counseling Psychologist, 41, 313-335. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arch, J. J., Wolitzky-Taylor, K. B., Eifert, G. H., & Craske M. G. (2012). Longitudinal treatment mediation of traditional cognitive behavioral therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy for anxiety disorders. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 50, 469–478. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arch, J. J., & Craske, M. G. (2006). Mechanisms of mindfulness: Emotion regulation following a focused breathing induction. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 44, 1849-1858. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arch, J. J., & Craske, M. G. (2008). Acceptance and commitment therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders: Different treatments, similar mechanisms? Clinical Psychology: Science & Practice, 5, 263-279. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arch, J. J., & Mitchell, J. L. (2016). An Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) group intervention for cancer survivors experiencing anxiety at re-entry. Psycho-oncology, 25(5), 610-615. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arch, J., Eifert, G. H., Davies, C., Vilardaga, J. P., Rose, R. D., & Craske, M. G. (2012). Randomized clinical trial of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) versus acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT) for mixed anxiety disorders. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80(5), 750-765. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Asmundson, G. J. G., & Hadjistavropolous, H. D. (2006). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the Rehabilitation of a Girl With Chronic Idiopathic Pain: Are We Breaking New Ground? Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 13, 178–181. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Atkins, P. W. B. (2008). Leadership as response not reaction: Wisdom and mindfulness in public sector leadership. In P. T. Hart & J. Uhr (Eds.), Public Leadership: Perspectives and Practices (pp. 73-82). Canberra: ANU E-Press.
Atkins, P. W. B. (2011). Building trust at the beginning of a new leadership role: The role of learning and collaboration. In P. T. Hart & J. Uhr (Eds.), How Power Changes Hands: Transition and Succession in Government (pp. 191-207). Sydney: Palgrave Macmillan
Atkins, P. W. B. (2012). Elemental realism and pragmatism in psychology: Making our assumptions clear. Coaching: An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice, 7(1), 101-105. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Atkins, P. W. B. (2013). Empathy, self-other differentiation and mindfulness. In K. Pavlovich & K. Krahnke (Eds.), Organizing Through Empathy (pp. 49-70). New York: Routledge. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Atkins, P. W. B., & Parker, S. K. (2012). Understanding individual compassion in organizations: the role of appraisals and psychological flexibility. Academy of Management Review, 37(4), 524-546. Download restricted to ACBS members.