Publications

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Smith, P., Leeming, E., Forman, M., & Hayes, S. C. (2019). From form to function: Values and committed action strengthen mindful practices with context and direction. Journal of Sport Psychology in Action, 10(4), 227-234. doi: 10.1080/21520704.2018.1557773
Smith, R. G., & Iwata, B. A. (1997). Antecedent influences on behavior disorders. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 30(2), 342-375. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Smout, M. F., Longo, M., Harrison, S., Minniti, R., Wickes, W., & White, J. M. (2010). Psychosocial treatment for methamphetamine use disorders: A preliminary randomized controlled trial of cognitive behavior therapy and acceptance and commitment therapy. Substance Abuse, 31, 98-107. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Smout, M., Davies, M., Burns, N., & Christie, A. (2014) Development of the Valuing Questionnaire (VQ). Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(3), 164-172.
Smout, M.F. (2012). Acceptance and commitment therapy: pathways for general practitioners. Australian Family Physician, 41(9): 672-676. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Smout, M.F., Hayes, L., Atkins, P.W.B., Klausen, J., & Duguid, J.E. (2012). The empirically supported status of acceptance and commitment therapy: An update. Clinical Psychologist, 16: 97-109. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Smyth, S., Barnes-Holmes, D., & Barnes-Holmes, Y. (2008). Acquired equivalence in human discrimination learning: The role of propositional knowledge. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 34, 167-177. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Smyth, S., Barnes-Holmes, D., & Forsyth, J. P. (2006). A derived transfer of simple discrimination and self-reported arousal functions in spider fearful and non-spider fearful participants. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 85(2), 223-246. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Snel, E. (2013). Sitting still like a frog: mindfulness exercises for kids (and their parents). Boston: Shambhala Publications.
Soler, J., Franquesa, A., Feliu-Soler, A., Cebolla, A., Carcia-Campayo, J., Tejedor, R., ... and Portella, M.J. (2014). Assessing decentering: Validation, psychometric properties and clinical usefulness of the Experiences Questionnaire in Spanish sample. Behavior Therapy, 45, 863-871. doi:10.1016/j.beth.2014.05.004
Solomon Kurz, A., Flynn, M. K., & Bordieri, M. J. (2016). How Bayesian estimation might improve CBS measure development: A case study with body-image flexibility in Hispanic students. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 5, 146-153.
Sonntag, R. F. (2005). Akzeptanz- und Commitment-Therapie: Ein Beitrag zur Dritten Welle der Verhaltenstherapie. Psychotherapie, 10, 157-181. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Spencer, S. D., Buchanan, J. A., & Masuda, A. (2019). Effects of Brief Acceptance and Cognitive Reappraisal Interventions on Experiential Avoidance in Socially Anxious Individuals: A Preliminary Investigation. Behavior Modification. In Press. doi: 10.1177/0145445519854321
Spinhoven, P., Drost, J., de Rooij, M., van Hemert, A. M., & Penninx, B. W. (2014). A longitudinal study of experiential avoidance in emotional disorders. Behavior Therapy, 45(6), 840-850. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Spira , A. P., Zvolensky, M. J., Eifert, G. H., & Feldner, M. T. (2004). Avoidance-oriented coping as a predictor of anxiety-based physical stress: A test using biological challenge. Journal of Anxiety Disorders, 18, 309–323. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Spira, A. P., Beaudreau, S. A., Jimenez, D., Kierod, K., Cusing, M. M., Gray, H. L., & Gallagher-Thompson, D. (2007). Experiential avoidance, acceptance, and depression in dementia family caregivers. Clinical Gerontologist, 30(4), 55-64. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Staats, S. B. (2017). An evaluation of the effectiveness of acceptance and commitment therapy in promoting physical activity in a hospital-based weight management program (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Stabbe, O. K., Rolffs, J. L., & Rogge, R. D. (2019). Flexibly and/or inflexibly embracing life: Identifying fundamental approaches to life with latent profile analyses on the dimensions of the Hexaflex model. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 12, 106-118.
Stafford-Brown, J. & Pakenham, K.I. (2012). The effectiveness of an ACT informed intervention for managing stress and improving therapist qualities in clinical psychology trainees. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 68(6), 592-613. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Steele, D. L., & Hayes, S. C. (1991). Stimulus equivalence and arbitrarily applicable relational responding. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 56, 519-555. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Steele, D. L., Hayes, S. C., & Brownstein, A. J. (1990). Reinforcement, stereotypy, and rule discovery. The Analysis of Verbal Behavior, 8, 57-66. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Steger, M. F., Shim, Y., Barenz, J., & Shin, J. Y. (2014). Through the windows of the soul: A pilot study using photography to enhance meaning in life. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3, 27-30.
Steiner, J. L., Bogusch, L., Bigatti, S. M., (2013). Values-based action in fibromyalgia: results from a randomized pilot of acceptance and commitment therapy. Health Psychology Research, 1(3), e34 - e34. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Stewart, C. (2018). Examining paranoia in the general population from a Contextual Behavioural Science (CBS) perspective: New insights from Relational Frame Theory (RFT) and the Implicit Relational Assessment Procedure (IRAP) (Doctoral dissertation). Download restricted to ACBS members.
Stewart, C., Stewart, I., & Hughes, S. (2019). A contextual behavioral approach to the study of (persecutory) delusions. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 5, 235-246.