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A-Tjak (Ed.) (2015). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Theorie en praktijk. Houten: Bohn Stafleu Van Loghum.
A-Tjak, J. (2009). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: Hoe nieuw taalgebruik kan bijdragen aan een rijker leven. Psychopraxis, 4, 124-130.
A-tjak, J. G., Davis, M. L., Morina, N., Powers, M. B., Smits, J. A., & Emmelkamp, P. M. (2015). A meta-analysis of the efficacy of acceptance and commitment therapy for clinically relevant mental and physical health problems. Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics, 84(1), 30-36. Download restricted to ACBS members.
A-Tjak, J., & De Groot, F. (Eds.). (2008). Acceptance and commitment therapy: Een inleiding voor hulpverleners. Houten: Bohn Stafleu van Loghum.
Abbey, H.A. (2017) Developing an integrated osteopathy and acceptance-informed pain management course for patients with persistent pain. (Doctoral Dissertation). University of Bedfordshire, UK. Download restricted to ACBS members.
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., Blakey, S. M., Reuman, L., & Buchholz, J. L. (2018). New Directions in the Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment of OCD: Theory, Research, and Practice. Behavior Therapy, 493), 311-322. doi: 10.1016/j.beth.2017.09.002
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
Åkerblom, S., Perrin, S., Fischer, M. R., & McCracken, L. M. (2015). The mediating role of acceptance in multidisciplinary cognitive-behavioral therapy for chronic pain. The Journal of Pain, 16(7), 606-615. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Åkerblom, S., Perrin, S., Fischer, M. R., & Mccracken, L. M. (2017). Further validation of the Chronic Pain Values Inventory in a Swedish chronic pain sample. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(3), 261-267. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.06.001
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.
Alavosius, M., Newsome, D., Houmanfar, R., & Biglan, A. (2016). A functional contextualist analysis of the behavior and organizational practices relevant to climate change. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science, 513-530.
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.
Almarzooqi, S., Chilcot, J., & Mccracken, L. M. (2017). The role of psychological flexibility in migraine headache impact and depression. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(2), 239-243. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.04.004
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.
Ameral, V., Bishop, L. S., & Reed, K. M. (2017). Beyond symptom severity: The differential impact of distress tolerance and reward responsiveness on quality of life in depressed and non-depressed individuals. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(4), 418-424. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.08.004
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.
Arauz, J., Danitz, S. B., Orsillo, S. M., & Coyne, L. W. (2017). A preliminary exploration of education values, distress, and acceptance among self-identified white and non-white incoming college freshmen at a private university. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(3), 288-292. doi:10.1016/j.jcbs.2017.05.001
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.