Publications

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Wicksell, R. K., Olsson, G. L., Hayes, S. C. (2010). Psychological flexibility as a mediator of improvement in acceptance and commitment therapy for patients with chronic pain following whiplash. European Journal of Pain, 41, 1059.e1-1059.e11. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Ahlqvist, J., Bring, A., Melin, L. & Olsson, G. L. (2008). Can exposure and acceptance strategies improve functioning and life satisfaction in people with chronic pain and whiplash-associated disorders (WAD)? A randomized controlled trial. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, 37(3), Pages 169-182. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Olsson, G. L., & Hayes, S. C. (2011). Mediators of change in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for pediatric chronic pain. Pain, 152(12), 2792-2801. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2011.09.003 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Melin, L., Lekander, M., & Olsson, G. L. (2009). Evaluating the effectiveness of exposure and acceptance strategies to improve functioning and quality of life in longstanding pediatric pain – A randomized controlled trial. Pain, 141(3), 248-257. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Dahl, J., Magnusson, B., & Olsson, G. L. (2005). Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in the rehabilitation of an adolescent female with chronic pain: A case example. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 12, 415-423. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wicksell, R. K., Lekander, M., Sorjonen, K., & Olsson, G. L., (2010). The Psychological Inflexibility in Pain Scale (PIPS) - Statistical properties and model fit of an instrument to assess change processes in pain related disability. European Journal of Pain, 14, e1-e14. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Williams, J. L. (1986). The behavioral and the mystical: Reflections on behaviorism and eastern thought. The Behavior Analyst, 9, 167-173. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Williams, L. M. (2006). Acceptance and commitment therapy: An example of third-wave therapy as a treatment for Australian Vietnam War veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder: Unpublished dissertation, Charles Sturt University, Bathurst, New South Wales. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Williams, V., Deane, F. P., Oades,L., Crowe, T., Ciarrochi, J., and Andersen, R. (2016). A cluster-randomized control trial of values-based training to promote autonomously held recovery values in mental health workers. Implementation Science 11(13), 1-11. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., Bordieri, M., Flynn, M. K., Lucas, N., & Slater, R. (2010). Understanding Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in Context: A History of Similarities and Differences with Other Cognitive Behavior Therapies. In J. Herbert & E. Forman (Eds.), Acceptance and Mindfulness in Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Blackledge, J. T. (1999). Recent Developments in the Behavioral Analysis of Language: Making Sense of Clinical Phenomena. In M. J. Dougher (Ed.), Clinical behavior analysis. Reno, NV: Context Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., Hayes, S. C., & Byrd, M. (2000). Exploring compatibilities between Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and 12-Step treatment for substance abuse. Journal of Rational-Emotive and Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, 18(4), 209-234. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., Sandoz, E. K., Kitchens, J., & Roberts, M. E. (2010). The Valued Living Questionnaire: Defining and measuring valued action within a behavioral framework. The Psychological Record, 60, 249-272.  Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Hayes, S. C. (1996). Resurgence of derived stimulus relations. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 66 (3), 267-281. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Hayes, S. C. (2000). Why it is crucial to understand thinking and feeling: an analysis and application to drug abuse. The Behavior Analyst, 23, 25-43. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., O'Donohue, W. T., & Hayes, S. C. (2001). Hume's psychology, contemporary learning theory, and the problem of knowledge amplification. New Ideas in Psychology, 19, 1-25. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Sandoz, E. K. (2008). Mindfulness, values, and the therapeutic relationship in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. In S. F. Hick & T. Bein (Eds.), Mindfulness and the therapeutic relationship. New York: Guilford Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G. (1997). Science and Treatment Development: Lessons from the history of behavior therapy. Behavior Therapy, 28, 547-558. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Byrd, M. R. (2004). Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Substance Abuse and Dependence. In S. C. Hayes & K. Strosahl (Eds.), A Practical Guide to Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (pp. 153-184). New York: Springer Press. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G. (2001). Some notes on theoretical constructs: Types and validation from a contextual-behavioral perspective. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 1, 205-215. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wilson, K. G., & Roberts, M. (2002). Core Principles in Acceptance and Commitment Therapy: An Application to Anorexia. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 9, 237-243. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wolitzsky-Taylor, K., Arch, J.J., Rosenfield, D., & Craske, M.G. (2012) Prognostic and prescriptive indicators of treatment outcome for anxiety disorders: A comparison of cognitive behavioral therapy to acceptance and commitment therapy. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 80, 786-799. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Wood, J. V., Perunovic, W. Q. E., & Lee, J. W. (2009). Positive self-statements: Power for some, peril for others. Psychological Science, 20, 860-866. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Woods, D. W., Wetterneck, C. T., & Flessner, C. A. (2006). A controlled evaluation of acceptance and commitment therapy plus habit reversal for trichotillomania. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 44, 639-656. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Flaxman, P. E., & Bond, F. W. (2010). Worksite stress management training: Moderated effects and clinical significance. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 15, 347-358. Download restricted to ACBS members.