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Belisle, J., Stanley, C. R., Schmick, A., Dixon, M. R., Alholail, A., Galliford, M. E., & Ellenberger, L. (2019). Establishing arbitrary comparative relations and referential transformations of stimulus function in individuals with autism. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis. In Press. doi: 10.1002/jaba.655
Benfer, N., Bardeen, J. R., & Clauss, K. (2018). Experimental manipulation of emotion regulation self-efficacy: Effects on emotion regulation ability, perceived effort in the service of regulation, and affective reactivity. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 10, 108-114.
Bennett, M., Hermans, D., Dymond, S., Vervoort, E., & Baeyens, F. (2014). From bad to worse: Symbolic equivalence and opposition in fear generalisation. Cognition and Emotion, 29(6), 1137-1145. doi:10.1080/02699931.2014.973833 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Benoy, C., Knitter, B., Knellwolf, L., Doering, S., Klotsche, J., & Gloster, A. T. (2019). Assessing psychological flexibility: Validation of the Open and Engaged State Questionnaire. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 12, 253-260.
Benoy, C., Knitter, B., Schumann, I., Bader, K., Walter, M., & Gloster, A. T. (2019). Treatment sensitivity: Its importance in the measurement of psychological flexibility. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 13, 121-125.
Berens, N. M., & Hayes, S. C. (2007). Arbitrarily applicable comparative relations: Experimental Evidence for relational operants. Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis, 40, 45-71. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Berghoff, C. R., Forsyth, J. P., Ritzert, T. R., & Sheppard, S. C. (2014). Comparing paths to quality of life: Contributions of ACT and cognitive therapy intervention targets in two highly anxious samples. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 3(2), 89-97.
Berghoff, C., Forsyth, J., Ritzert, T., Eifert, G., & Anderson, D. (2018). Evaluation of the contribution of values clarification to a brief mindfulness meditation intervention for anxiety. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 74(9), 1387-1402. doi: 10.1002/jclp.22610.
Berghoff, C.R., Ritzert, T.R., & Forsyth, J.P. (2018). Value-guided action: Within-day and lagged relations of experiential avoidance, mindful awareness, and cognitive fusion in a non-clinical sample. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 10, 19-23.
Berghoff, C.R., Tull, M. T., DiLillo, D., Messman-Moore, T., & Gratz, K. L. (2017). The role of experiential avoidance in the relation between anxiety disorder diagnoses and future physical health symptoms in a community sample of young adult women. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 6(1), 29-34.
Berkout, O. V., Cathey, A. J., & Kellum, K. K. (2019). Scaling-up assessment from a contextual behavioral science perspective: Potential uses of technology for analysis of unstructured text data. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 12, 216-224.
Berkout, O., Tinsley, D., & Flynn, M. (2018). A Review of Anger, Hostility, and Aggression from an ACT Perspective. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 11, 34-43.
Berman, M., Morton, S., & Hegel, M. (2016). Uncontrolled pilot study of an acceptance and commitment therapy and health at every size intervention for obese, depressed women: Accept yourself. Psychotherapy, 53(4), 462-467. doi:10.1037/pst0000083 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bernaerts, I., De Groot, F., & Kleen, M. (2012). De AAQ-II (Acceptance and Action Questionnaire-II), een maat voor experiëntiële vermijding: normering bij jongeren. Gedragstherapie, 45, 389-399. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Berryhill, M. B., & Lechtenberg, M. M. (2015). Acceptance and commitment therapy with adolescents: Identifying and clarifying values. Journal of Family Psychotherapy, 26(1), 25-30. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Bethay, S., Wilson, K. G., Schnetzer, L., Nassar, S. (2013). A Controlled Pilot Evaluation of Acceptance and Commitment Training for Intellectual Disability Staff. Mindfulness, 4(2), 113-121.
Bhambhani, Y., Flynn, M., Kellum, K., & Wilson, K. (2018). The Role of Psychological Flexibility as a Mediator Between Experienced Sexual Racism and Psychological Distress Among Men of Color Who Have Sex with Men. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 1-10. doi: 10.1007/s10508-018-1269-5
Bickel, W. (September 11th, 2008). Nichtraucher werden und bleiben. 91 Minutes; Germany; KSM GmbH.
Biglan, A. & Embry, D. D. (2013). A framework for intentional cultural change. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 2, 95-104.
Biglan, A. (1995). Changing cultural practices: A contextualistic framework for intervention research. Reno, NV: Context Press.
Biglan, A. (2009). Increasing psychological flexibility to influence cultural evolution. Behavior and Social Issues, 18, 15-24. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A. (2015). A Functional Contextualist Approach to Cultural Evolution. The Wiley Handbook of Contextual Behavioral Science, 383-397.
Biglan, A., & Barnes-Holmes, Y. (2015). Acting in light of the future: How do future-oriented cultural practices evolve and how can we accelerate their evolution?. Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science, 4, 184-195.
Biglan, A., & Hayes, S. C. (1996). Should the behavioral sciences become more pragmatic? The case for functional contextualism in research on human behavior. Applied and Preventive Psychology: Current Scientific Perspectives, 5, 47-57. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Biglan, A., & Hayes, S. C. (2016). Functional contextualism and contextual behavioral science. The Wiley handbook of contextual behavioral science, 37-61.