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Öst, L. G. (2014). The efficacy of acceptance and commitment therapy: An updated systematic review and meta-analysis. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 61, 105-121. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2014.07.018 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ostafin, B. D., & Marlatt, G. A. (2008). Surfing the urge: Experiential acceptance moderates the relation between automatic alcohol motivation and hazardous drinking. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 27(4), 404-418. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ostafin, B. D., Marlatt, G. A., & Greenwald, A. G. (2008). Drinking without thinking: An implicit measure of alcohol motivation predicts failure to control alcohol use. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 46, 1210-1219. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Öst, L.-G. (2009). Inventing the wheel once more or learning from the history of psychotherapy research methodology: Reply to Gaudiano's comments on Öst's (2008) review. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 47, 1071-1073. Download restricted to ACBS members.
O'Toole, C., Barnes-Holmes, D., & Smyth, S. (2007). A derived transfer of functions and the Implicit Association Test. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 88(2), 263-283. Download restricted to ACBS members.
O'Toole, C., & Barnes-Holmes, D. (2009). Three chronometric indices of relational responding as predictors of performance on a brief intelligence test: The importance of relational flexibility. The Psychological Record, 59, 119-132. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Overskeid, G. (2008). They should have thought about the consequences: The crisis of cognitivism and a second chance for behavior analysis. Psychological Record, 58, 131-151. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Páez, M., Luciano, M. C., & Valdivia, S. (en prensa). Aportaciones de la Terapia de Aceptación y Compromiso (ACT) en los Cuidados al Final de la Vida [ACT in end of life]. En Oblitas. Manual de Psicooncología. Editorial PSICOM. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Páez, M., Luciano M. C., Gutiérrez, O., Valdivia, S., Rodríguez, M., & Ortega, J. (2008). Coping with Pain in the Motivational Context of Values: Comparison between an Acceptance-based and a Cognitive-control-based Protocol. Behaviour Modification, 32(3), 403-422. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Páez-Blarrina, M., Gutiérrez-Martí­nez, O., Valdivia-Salas, S., & Luciano-Soriano, C. (2006). ACT y la Importancia de los Valores Personales en el Contexto de la Terapia Psicológica [ACT and the Importance of Personal Values in the Context of Psychological Therapy]. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 6, 1-20. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Páez, M., Luciano, M. C., & Gutiérrez, O. (2007). Tratamiento psicológico para el afrontamiento del cáncer de mama. Estudio comparativo entre estrategias de aceptación y de control cognitivo. [Psychological treatment for breast cancer. Comparison between acceptance based and cognitive control based strategies]. Psicooncología, 4, 75–95. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Luciano, J. V., Guallar, J. A., Aguado, J., López-del-Hoyo, Y., Olivan, B., Magallón, R., ... & Garcia-Campayo, J. (2014). Effectiveness of group acceptance and commitment therapy for fibromyalgia: A 6-month randomized controlled trial (EFFIGACT study). PAIN, 155(4), 693-702. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Palmer, D. C. (2004). Data in search of a principle: A review of Relational Frame Theory: A post-Skinnerian account of human language and cognition. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 81, 189-204. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Whittingham, K., Sanders, M. R., McKinlay, L., & Boyd, R. N. (2015). Parenting intervention combined with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: a trial with families of children with cerebral palsy. Journal of pediatric psychology, 41(5), 531-542. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Parling, T., Cernvall, M., Ramklint, M., Sven Holmgren, S. and Ghaderi, A. (2016) A randomised trial of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Anorexia Nervosa after daycare treatment, including five-year follow-up. BMC Psychiatry 16:272. DOI: 10.1186/s12888-016-0975-6 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Parling, Thomas, Martin Cernvall, Ian Stewart, Dermot Barnes-Holmes, Ata Ghaderi. (2012) ”Using the Implicit Relational Assessment Procedure to Compare Implicit Pro-Thin/Anti-Fat Attitudes of Patients With Anorexia Nervosa and Non-Clinical Controls”. Eating Disorders: The Journal of Treatment & Prevention 20, nr 2 (2012): 127–43. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10640266.2012.654056. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ciarrochi, J., & Mercer, D. (2006). Images to be used with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Wollongong, NSW: University of Wollongong. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ciarrochi, J., & Mercer, D. (2006). Images to be used with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Wollongong, NSW: University of Wollongong. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ciarrochi, J., & Mercer, D. (2006). Images to be used with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Wollongong, NSW: University of Wollongong. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Ciarrochi, J., & Mercer, D. (2006). Images to be used with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. Wollongong, NSW: University of Wollongong. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Mac Neil, B. A., & Hudson, C. C. (2018). Patient Experience and Satisfaction With Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Delivered in a Complimentary Open Group Format for Adults With Eating Disorders. Journal of Patient Experience, 2374373517748640. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Paul, R. H., Marx, B. P., & Orsillo, S. M. (1999). Acceptance-Based Psychotherapy in the Treatment of an Adjudicated Exhibitionist: A Case Example. Behavior Therapy, 30, 149-162. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Pearson, A. N., Follette, V. M. & Hayes, S. C. (2012). A pilot study of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) as a workshop intervention for body dissatisfaction and disordered eating attitudes. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 19(1), 181-197. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Pepper, S. E. (2012). The Role of Experiential Avoidance in Trauma, Substance Abuse, and Other Experiences (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of North Texas, Texas. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Zucker, N., Moskovich, A., Bulik, C. M., Merwin, R., Gaddis, K., Losh, M., ... & LaBar, K. S. (2013). Perception of affect in biological motion cues in anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 46(1), 12-22. Download restricted to ACBS members.