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Ruiz, F. J. (2010). A review of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) empirical evidence: Correlational, experimental psychopathology, component and outcome studies. International Journal of Psychology and Psychological Therapy, 10, 125-162. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Hayes, S. C., & Ju, W. (1997). The applied implications of rule-governed behavior. In W. O'Donohue (Ed.), Learning and behavior therapy (pp. 374-391). New York: Allyn & Bacon. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Heeren, A. & Philippot, P. (2011). Changes in ruminative thinking mediate the clinical benefits of mindfulness: Preliminary findings. Mindfulness, 2, 8-13 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Rusch, N., Schiel, S., Corrigan, P. W., Leihener, F., Jacob, G. A., Olschewski, M., et al. (2008). Predictors of dropout from inpatient dialectical behavior therapy among women with borderline personality disorder. Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, 39, 497-503. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Barke, A., Riecke, J., Rief, W., & Glombiewski, J. A. (2015). The Psychological Inflexibility in Pain Scale (PIPS)–validation, factor structure and comparison to the Chronic Pain Acceptance Questionnaire (CPAQ) and other validated measures in German chronic back pain patients. BMC musculoskeletal disorders, 16(1), 171. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kashdan, T. B., & Steger, M. (2006). Expanding the topography of social anxiety: An experience sampling assessment of positive emotions and events, and emotion suppression. Psychological Science, 17, 120-128. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Molavi, P., Mikaeili, N., Rahimi, N., & Mehri, S. (2014). The effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy based on reducing anxiety and depression in students with social phobia. Journal of Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, 14(4), 412- 423. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Sairanen, E., Lappalainen, R., Lapveteläinen, A., Tolvanen, A., & Karhunen, L. (2014). Flexibility in weight management. Eating behaviors, 15(2), 218-224. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Samani, A. H., Sajjadian, I., & Shadehee, S. H. (2016). Effectiveness of group-base acceptance and commitment therapy on mindfulness and acceptance in mothers of children with autism spectrum disorders. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Salters-Pedneault, K., Gentes, E., & Roemer, L. (2007). The role of fear of emotion in distress, arousal, and cognitive interference following an emotional stimulus. Cognitive Behaviour Therapy 36, 12–22. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Santanello, A. W., & Gardner, F. L. (2007). The role of experiential avoidance in the relationship between maladaptive perfectionism and worry. Cognitive Therapy and Research, 31(3), 319-332. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kashdan, T. B. (2007). Social anxiety spectrum and diminished positive experiences: Theoretical synthesis and meta-analysis. Clinical Psychology Review, 27, 348-365. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Kashdan, T. B., & Breen, W. E. (2008). Social anxiety and positive emotions: A prospective examination of a self-regulatory model with tendencies to suppress or express emotions as a moderating variable. Behavior Therapy, 39, 1-12. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Scherbarth, A. J. (2009). Evaluation of skill maintenance, performance factors, and external validity in a behavioral parent training program (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of North Texas, Texas. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Schlund, M. W., Hoehn-Saric, R., & Cataldo, M. F. (2007). New knowledge derived from learned knowledge: Functional-anatomic correlates of stimulus equivalence. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 87(2), 287-307. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Schmalz, J. E. (2014). Creating a Measure of Religious and Spiritual Flexibility (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of North Texas, Texas. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Schoendorff, B., & Lachaux, J. P. (2009). Psychothérapies de la mindfulness et neuroscience cognitive. In Cottraux (Ed.), TCC et neurosciences. Paris: Masson Elsevier. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Skinner, B. F. (1984). Selection by consequences. Science, 213, 501-504. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Zucker, N., Wagner, H. R., Merwin, R., Bulik, C. M., Moskovich, A., Keeling, L., & Hoyle, R. (2015). Self‐focused attention in anorexia nervosa. International Journal of Eating Disorders, 48(1), 9-14. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Shahab, M. (2015). The effect of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy in reducing the anxiety of female teenagers of Tehran City. International Journal of Indian Psychology, 2(3), 147-151. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Sharp, W. G., Wilson, K. G., & Schulenberg, S. E. (2004). Use of paradoxical intention in the context of acceptance and commitment therapy. Psychological Reports, 95, 946-948. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Shawyer, F., Ratcliff, K., Mackinnon, A., Farhall, J., Hayes, S. C., & Copolov, D. (2007). The voices acceptance and action scale (VAAS): Pilot data. Journal of Clinical Psychology, 63(6), 593–606. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Shea, S., & Coyne, L.W. (2011). Maternal dysphoric mood, stress and parenting practices in mothers of preschoolers: the role of experiential avoidance. Journal of Child and Family Behavior Therapy, 33, 231-247. Download restricted to ACBS members.
Skinta, M. D., Lezama, M., Wells, G. & Dilley, J. W. (2015). Acceptance and compassion-based group therapy to reduce HIV stigma. Cognitive and Behavioral Practice, 22, 481-490. doi:10.1016/j.cbpra.2014.05.006 Download restricted to ACBS members.
Sloan, D. M. (2004). Emotion regulation in action: Emotional reactivity in experiential avoidance. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 42, 1257-1270. Download restricted to ACBS members.