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Barraca, J. (2012). "Mental control" from a third-wave behavior therapy perspective. International Journal of Clinical and Health Psychology, 12 (1), 109-121. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Merwin, R. M., & Wilson, K. G. (2005). Preliminary findings on the effects of self-referring and evaluative stimuli on stimulus equivalence class formation. Psychological Record, 55, 561-575. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Merwin, R. M., Rosenthal, M. Z., & Coffey, K. A. (2009). Experiential avoidance mediates the relationship between sexual victimization and psychological symptoms: Replicating findings with an ethnically diverse sample. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 33, 537-542. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ong, C. W., Lee, E. B., & Twohig, M. P. (2018). A meta-analysis of dropout rates in acceptance and commitment therapy. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 104, pp. 14-33. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Mestanza, D., & Franco, A. (2018). Metanálisis sobre la eficacia de la terapia de activación conductual. Lima, 1 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Metzler, C. W., Biglan, A., Noell, J., Ary, D. V., & Ochs, L. (2000). A randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention to reduce high-risk sexual behavior among adolescents in STD clinics. Behavior Therapy, 31, 27-54. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Meyer, E.C., Kottea, A., Kimbreld, N.A., DeBeer, B.B., Elliott, T.R., Gulliver, S. B., Morissette, S.B. (2019) Predictors of lower-than-expected posttraumatic symptom severity in war veterans: The influence of personality, self-reported trait resilience, and psychological flexibility. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 113, 1-8. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Meyer, E.C., Walser, R., Hermann, B., La Bash, H., DeBeer, B.B., Morissette, S.B., Kimbrel, N.A., Kwok, O., Batten, S.V., Schnurr, P.P. (2018) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Co‐Occurring Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Alcohol Use Disorders in Veterans: Pilot Treatment Outcomes. Journal of Traumatic Stress, 31, 781–789. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Rokx, T.A.J.J. ( 2009). De TomTom als metafoor voor het verstand; Acceptance en Commitment Therapie en het hervinden van persoonlijke waarden. Maandblad voor de Geestelijke volksgezondheid, 64(5), 385-393. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Levin, M. E. (2013). Evaluating a prototype acceptance and commitment training web-based prevention program for depression and anxiety in college students (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Nevada, Reno, NV. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Vandenberghe, L., & Sousa, A. C. A. (2006). Mindfulness nas terapias cognitivas e comportamentais. Revista Brasileira de Terapias Cognitivas, 2, 32-41. Download restricted to ACBS members.
McCracken, L. M., Gauntlett-Gilbert, J., & Vowles, K. E. (2007). The role of mindfulness in a contextual cognitive-behavioral analysis of chronic pain-related suffering and disability. Pain, 131, 63-69. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kocovski, N. L., Fleming, J. E., Hawley, L. L., Ho, M. H. R., & Antony, M. M. (2015). Mindfulness and acceptance-based group therapy and traditional cognitive behavioral group therapy for social anxiety disorder: Mechanisms of change. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 70, 11-22. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2015.04.005 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kocovski, N.L., Fleming, J.E., Hawley, L.L., Huta, V. & Antony, M.M. (2013). Mindfulness and Acceptance-Based Group Therapy versus traditional Cognitive Behavioral Group Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 51 (12), 889-898. DOI: 10.1016/j.brat.2013.10.007 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Needleman, L., & Cushman, C. (2010). Mindfulness and cognitive behavioral therapy. In M. Reinecke & S. Hofmann (Eds.), Cognitive-Behavior Therapy with Adults (pp. 163-180). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Baltzell, A., & Akhtar, V. L. (2014). Mindfulness Meditation Training for Sport (MMTS) intervention: Impact of MMTS with Division I female athletes. The Journal of Happiness and Well-being, 2(2), 160-173. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Arroyo, L.; Murcia, M., Pacheco, A., Vargas, R. (2018). Efectividad del mindfulness y la terapia cognitiva conductual en los trastornos cardiovasculares: Revisión teórica y Metaanálisis. Lima. 1 (14) Download restricted to ACBS members.
Serfaty, S., Gale, G., Beadman, M., Froeliger, B., Kamboj, S. K., & Sunjeev, K. (2018). Mindfulness, acceptance and defusion strategies in smokers: A systematic review of laboratory studies. Mindfulness, 9, 44-58. DOI: 10.1007/s12671-017-0767-1 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Roemer, L., Salters-Pedneault, K., & Orsillo, S. M. (2006). Incorporating mindfulness and acceptance-based strategies in the treatment of generalized anxiety disorder. In R. Baer (Ed.), Mindfulness-Based Treatment Approaches: Clinician's Guide to Evidence Base and Applications (pp 52-74). New York: Academic Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Godfrey, K. M., Gallo, L. C., & Afari, N. (2015). Mindfulness-based interventions for binge eating: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of behavioral medicine, 38(2), 348-362. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Katterman, S. N., Kleinman, B. M., Hood, M. M., Nackers, L. M., & Corsica, J. A. (2014). Mindfulness meditation as an intervention for binge eating, emotional eating, and weight loss: a systematic review. Eating behaviors, 15(2), 197-204. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kaufman, K. A., Glass, C. R., & Pineau, T. R. (2018). Mindful sport performance enhancement: Mental training for athletes and coaches. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association Download restricted to ACBS members.
Miselli, G. & Zucchi, G. (2008). Comunicazione e cambiamento: lo studio scientifico della comunicazione terapeutica., In P. Moderato (ed.). Interazioni del Comunicare: linguaggi, contenuti, funzioni. Milano: IESCUM Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Forsyth, J. P. & Eifert, G. H. (2010) Mit Ängsten und Sorgen erfolgreich umgehen: Ein Ratgeber für den achtsamen Weg in ein erfülltes Leben mit Hilfe von ACT. Hogrefe Verlag. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Eifert, G. H., McKay, M., & Forsyth, J. P. (2009) Mit Ärger und Wut umgehen. Der achtsame Weg in ein friedliches Leben. Bern: Huber. Download restricted to ACBS members.